Alex Wright

Welcome Colin

June 26, 2010

It's been a busy week in these parts, ever since my wife gave birth to a beautiful baby boy named Colin.  He was born at 3:44 pm on Monday June 21 (the longest day of the year, as my wife can attest), 8lb 9oz and ready for trouble.  Everyone is doing just fine.  Follow his exploits on


Previously: MFA student project review

Now available for pre-order:

Cataloging the World:
Paul Otlet and the Birth of the Information Age

by Alex Wright

A “shrewd, brisk biography.”
—Kirkus Reviews     

Glut: Mastering Information Through the Ages

Mastering Information Through the Ages

by Alex Wright

“A penetrating and highly entertaining meditation on the information age and its historical roots.”
—Los Angeles Times