on pinboard for January 10th, 2014 through January 11th, 2014

Such DFW. Very Orwell. So Doge. Wow. – An interesting look at SWE on the digital cusp. – (DH language languagechange ) New Liberal Arts // Snarkmarket & Revelator Press – Collection of short pieces – call them discussion starters – on redefining the lib arts as digital. PDF, and the html is here: http://snarkmarket.com/nla/new-liberal-arts.html… Continue reading on pinboard for January 10th, 2014 through January 11th, 2014

bookmarks for November 21st, 2010 through November 22nd, 2010

Humanities Scholars Embrace Digital Technology – NYTimes.com – One for the local lib ed folks. We don't do numbers, right? – (libed libarts2.0 humanities visualization history newliteracy ) SPIEGEL Interview with Umberto Eco: ‘We Like Lists Because We Don’t want to die" – Semiotician on lists. – (semiotics lists )

humanities doctorates and part-time pros

Thomas H Benton takes a pretty cynical look at humanities doctorates, strategizing the university hiring strategy in the coming current recession: Just to be clear: There is work for humanities doctorates (though perhaps not as many as are currently being produced), but there are fewer and fewer real jobs because of conscious policy decisions by… Continue reading humanities doctorates and part-time pros