Re: The Columbia

Subject: Re: The Columbia
From: Beth Westbrook <dew -at- austin -dot- rr -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 03 Feb 2003 19:16:56 -0600

On Sat, 1 Feb 2003 06:59:18 -0800, "Sharon Burton-Hardin"
<sharon -at- anthrobytes -dot- com> wrote:

>I apologize about the off-topic post. If you want a tech writing tie in,
>think policies and procedures, I suppose.

Well, it's too early to know about this tragedy, but the Challenger
explosion seems to be a favorite subject of technical communication
scholars who write about it as a case study of one of the most
spectacular breakdowns in tech comm ever.

-Beth Westbrook

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