This e-mail message, copied from the acw-l archives, was posted by Fred Kemp on June 3, 1998.
Coming back from C&W . . . charged as usual. Always an exciting group of people.
I found lots of soul-searching, lots of "where are we now?" thinking.
So where are we now? I saw these categories:
Amongst all these crowds I didn't see anybody saying much invigorating about we are doing to make something new.
I think an attitude of critique is killing our world-changing ambitions. Do you want to change the world, or do you want to gain some kind of moderate fame by tripping up those who do?