I sent the thank you and welcome email out with some trepidation, sure
that I would end up making a mistake. Which of course, I did: I retired
John Walsh prematurely from the Council, and counted David Birnbaum as
one of the continuing members not mentioned by name in the email.
My apologies to both. Thanks go to David Birnbaum for all his help with
the development of P5 including dealing with some quite tricky bits of
the proposal; as with the other retiring members of council, he will be
And we are all looking forward to another year working with John.
Sorry to both for the confusion.
Daniel Paul O'Donnell, PhD
Chair, Text Encoding Initiative <http://www.tei-c.org/>
Director, Digital Medievalist Project <http://www.digitalmedievalist.org/>
Associate Professor and Chair of English
University of Lethbridge
Lethbridge AB T1K 3M4
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