People collect records based on their personal interests and tastes. The
more diversity in the people collecting, the more diversity in the audio
they collect. A group like ARSC should be keenly interested in fostering
diversity in its membership for this reason.
On Sun, Jul 19, 2020 at 9:50 PM Annie Stanfield-Hagert <
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> important and well said.... but everyone wants to see his auctions..... sad
> On Sun, Jul 19, 2020 at 9:46 PM Paul Jackson <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> > Yes.
> > As the person who initiated meetings leading to the founding of
> > ARSC, we were trying to find out who had what and get these various
> > collectors and collections talking to one another.
> > ARSC has become a group I probably never dreamed could do the
> > things that are being done for preservation, for working with LC and
> > other organizations, with grants for research, and copyright issues;
> > *awesome.*
> > But to get into "behavioral issues" was never the purpose or the
> > bailiwick of this organization other than copyright issues. Working with
> > people of any ideology other than my own would not keep me from my tasks
> > and work with ARSC members.
> > I now work as editor of two publications of our large writers
> > organization. The only things I reject are 'straight political,' unless
> > it is part of a larger story, and 'rants.'
> > I agree with Kurt. ARSC should not be concerned with 'diversity'
> > given we have that in all the recordings we are hoping to preserve. Find
> > collectors and invite them in!
> > Paul Jackson
> > *Trescott Research - Paul T. Jackson *
> > 2503 Natalie Lane, Steilacoom, WA 98388
> > http://www.trescottresearch.com <http://www.trescottresearch.com/>
> > Support Authors:
> > https://www.plateauareawriterassociation.org/
> > Support Musicians
> > http://www.gatewayconcertband.org <http://www.gatewayconcertband.org/>
> > On 7/19/2020 5:24 PM, Corey Bailey wrote:
> > > Hi All,
> > >
> > > In the last newsletter, there was an open letter to the ARSC
> > > membership titled "Letters to the Editor" by Kurt Nauck.
> > >
> > > Anyone care to comment on that letter?
> > >
> > > ~CB
> > >
> > > Corey Bailey Audio Engineering
> > > www.baileyzone.net
> Annie Stanfield-Hagert