Monthly Archives: March 2012


It is easy in the world to live after the world’s opinion; it is easy in solitude to live after our own; but the great man is he who in the midst of the crowd keeps with perfect sweetness the independence of solitude. – Ralph Waldo Emerson, “Self-Reliance” (via Lili)   Tokyo is the familiar… Read more »


This summer, I will embark on a journey to Tanzania, Ukraine, Turkey, Jordan, India, Thailand, New Zealand, Argentina, and Brazil. At each destination, I will research the ways in which digital technologies are fostering civic engagement and government accountability.