Monthly Archives for February 2009

Digital Humanities Roundup

I’ve just posted on MediaCommons in order to point to Lisa Spiro’s fantastic post rounding up and reflecting on important developments in the digital humanities in 2008, with particular attention to issues of scholarly communication and open access. This post … Continue reading

25 February 2009 by KF
Categories: mediacommons, publishing, reading

Teaching Carnival 3.2

I’m deep in the thick of the best semester I’ve had in several years, so it’s taken some doing to pry me away from teaching in order to see what teaching-related stuff is going on out there in the blogosphere. … Continue reading

24 February 2009 by KF
Categories: blogging, teaching

Teaching Carnival, TK

I’m ostensibly up tomorrow as host of Teaching Carnival 3.2, but poking through Delicious and Technorati is turning up little in the way of submitted material. If you have written or read posts in the last two weeks that should … Continue reading

22 February 2009 by KF
Categories: blogging, teaching Tags: |

My New TOS

There’s a fantastic series of tweets in my Twitter stream right now, from folks commenting on the new Facebook terms of service, which indicates that anything a user adds to their account is not only the property of Facebook while … Continue reading

16 February 2009 by KF
Categories: networks

Media Studies and Literary Studies

I was somewhat bemused to see the white paper recently released by the MLA, reporting to the Teagle Foundation on the goals and objectives of the undergraduate major in language and literature in the context of a liberal arts education. … Continue reading

13 February 2009 by KF
Categories: academia, reading

Grrrr

If you’ve bothered coming round these parts lately, you’ll have noticed that things were loading excruciatingly slowly, a problem for which I was starting to blame my hosting provider. But this morning, for whatever reason, I decided to take a … Continue reading

10 February 2009 by KF
Categories: blogging, grousing

MediaCommons Blogs

I was poking around the web a little while ago, pondering this blog — why I haven’t been posting much in recent months, wishing I were posting more, thinking about what I’d post if I were to post, and so … Continue reading

08 February 2009 by KF
Categories: mediacommons

Digital Peer Review

cross-posted at MediaCommons In the last few days, I’ve been running across a bunch of activity around the question of peer review in digital publishing, thinking that’s extremely important to MediaCommons as we begin the project of building our peer-to-peer … Continue reading

06 February 2009 by KF
Categories: mediacommons, planned obsolescence

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