Welcome to a new Dark Age. Mankind has tried to blow itself to hell and nearly succeeded. After the fall, there was a backlash against technology that burned books, engineers and educators.
You have chosen the hard path of knowledge and are actively working to end the new era of ignorance and superstition. You are a Monk in the order of Saint James the Literate. Your mission is to collect and disseminate knowledge – to teach and help the people who are left.