Discovered late 2055: a smooth grey tablet, round at its edge, glows white when marked with a stylus. Trials find the esoteric tradition of ‘writing’ encodes a ‘letter’ (message). Historical analysis now suggests these are/were projected back to a previous self, possibly across many decades.

What would you write to your early millennium? What would you have written?


Read letters written so far.

Find out how to participate.


From You, This Future was launched 7pm 5 April 2017 at Canberra’s You Are Here festival, with the first presentation of letters.

The project is curated by Tom Swann.