To clarify: the title is excerpted from Act 1 of Shakespeare's Love's Labour's Lost. The full quote goes:
"Light, seeking light, doth light of light beguile;
So ere you find where light in darkness lies,
Your light grows dark by losing of your eyes."
It's a warning against spending too much of your life in scholarly pursuits.
Day By Day
Thursday, February 17, 2005
And while we're on the subject...
Check out Archaeoblog, it's a good one-stop-shopping source for the latest news in archaeology. You'd be surprised at what is out there.