Monthly Archives for August 2010

To Read: How Not to Run a University Press

In the category of things that I used to post to the blog that now land on Twitter instead: the link. In an effort to maintain a better archive for myself, I’m experimenting with moving these things back here again. … Continue reading

31 August 2010 by KF
Categories: academia, planned obsolescence, publishing

Past and Future

For the next few days, my “Five Years Ago” block at right will be filled with post-Katrina posts. After all these years with the blog, it still feels very odd to have such a record of past trauma, the detail … Continue reading

31 August 2010 by KF
Categories: blogging, networks, twitter

MediaCommons, Open Review, and the New York Times

[Crossposted from MediaCommons.] The open review experiment conducted by MediaCommons on behalf of Shakespeare Quarterly continues to make a splash. Previously covered by Jennifer Howard in the Chronicle of Higher Education, the experiment has now led to a front page … Continue reading

24 August 2010 by KF
Categories: mediacommons

This Year

Where to begin? I’ve spent the last month getting myself moved across the country and settled into a small studio in New York, where I’m spending a year on sabbatical as a Visiting Scholar in the Department of Media, Culture, … Continue reading

23 August 2010 by KF
Categories: work

Justice

REMEDIES Plaintiffs have demonstrated by overwhelming evidence that Proposition 8 violates their due process and equal protection rights and that they will continue to suffer these constitutional violations until state officials cease enforcement of Proposition 8. California is able to … Continue reading

04 August 2010 by KF
Categories: politics

Anthologize

I’m way more pressed for time than I’d like right now, finishing up a bajillion details involved in moving myself and a subset of my stuff across the country for the next ten months, but I want to be sure … Continue reading

03 August 2010 by KF
Categories: blogging, publishing, software

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