Hugh Blackmer...is an anthropologist by training (AB Harvard 1965, MA Stanford 1972, PhD Stanford 1976) and taught for 18 years at Acadia University in Nova Scotia (Human Geography, Peoples and Cultures of Asia, Cross-Cultural Studies in Music, among other subjects). In 1990 he thought better of it and repotted himself as a reference librarian (MSLIS Simmons 1992), specializing in silicon-based life forms. He was Science Librarian at Washington & Lee University from 1996-2005, and since then has been living in splendid otium in midcoast Maine.
What I do, what I've always done, is find interesting things and connect people with them.55th Class Report augmented (2019)
50th Class Report augmented (2015)
Photographic Work (2019)
links to FIVE albums of musical improvisations (with Daniel Heïkalo)
on Walter Benjamin (January 2020)
Joint Shows of Photographs with Broot: Imagining (September 2020) and Patterns and Personalities (September 2022)
tracking Convivium, 2021-