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[ted@xxxxxxxxxx: Doug Engelbart recuperating in Oxford]
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- From: Andrew Pam <xanni@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Thu, 1 Jul 2004 15:53:11 +1000
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----- Forwarded message from Ted Nelson <ted@xxxxxxxxxx> -----
Date: Thu, 01 Jul 2004 04:08:28 +0100
From: Ted Nelson <ted@xxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Doug Engelbart recuperating in Oxford
Dave-- this is to supplant any rumors--
Doug Engelbart, who'd been touring Europe, lectured last
Thursday at the Oxford Internet Institute (where I work). At
lunch he was ready to keel over from exhaustion and what
turned out to be pneumonia.
After five days in the hospital, he has been released to recuperate
at our apartment until he is ready to return to the States.
Silver lining! Briar patch! I and my partner, Marlene Mallicoat,
rejoice at this unprecedented chance to hang out with our dear
friend at leisure. Who knows? We may end up agreeing!
He says he is open to receiving visitors, subject to health issues.
Please email to tandm@xxxxxxxxxx; Marlene will reply.
Theodor Holm Nelson, Fellow of the Oxford Internet Institute
& Visiting Fellow of Wadham College
University of Oxford, 1 St Giles, Oxford OX1 3JS, UK
Founder, Project Xanadu (the first hypertext project), 1960+
? e-mail: tandm@xxxxxxxxxx ? phone, fax +44 845 280 4896
? http://ted.hyperland.com ? http://xanadu.com
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mailto:xanni@xxxxxxxxxx Andrew Pam
http://www.xanadu.com.au/ Chief Scientist, Xanadu
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