Announcing “Looking for Signposts” at #Alt-Academy

Herewith, the second quick update post. A New Cluster at #Alt-Academy A few weeks ago, on 27 January 2014, I was pleased to join Katina Rogers in announcing a new phase of #Alt-Academy. The open-access collection edited by Bethany Nowviskie first went live in the summer of 2011 and included essays that sought to define “alt-ac” … Continue reading Announcing “Looking for Signposts” at #Alt-Academy

Methods and More for “Beyond the Digital” at MLA 2014

cross-posted from ACH.org  On Friday, January 10 from 5:15-6:30pm in Sheraton I at the Sheraton Chicago, the ACH will sponsor a session (#402) at the Modern Language Association's Convention. Earlier this year, the ACH put out a call for papers on the subject "Beyond the Digital." In recent years, an increasing number of sessions at the … Continue reading Methods and More for “Beyond the Digital” at MLA 2014

Two Job Markets in Every Pot: My Platform for the MLA Executive Council

Earlier this year, I sent Rosemary Feal, the Executive Director of the MLA, a direct message via Twitter. In the last couple of years I've had the chance to get to know her as we've spoken together on panels and as I've served on the MLA's Committee on Information Technology (CIT). In this DM, I suggested that … Continue reading Two Job Markets in Every Pot: My Platform for the MLA Executive Council