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Follow me as I make my senior thesis digital

Calling all BMC bloggers!

April 7th, 2010

Hey everyone! I am hoping to start a blog next fall to discuss new media/ digital events on Bryn Mawr’s campus. It would be helpful to start a working group of sorts to see who’s interested (especially underclasswomen!) . So on Wednesday, April 28th at 4pm, there will be a gathering in Lusty for anyone […]

re: Review Texts Without Context

March 23rd, 2010

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/03/21/books/21mash.html?ref=books Just a few, quick thoughts.  Any responses? Above I’ve posted a link to Michiko Kakutni’s book review for the New York Times, “Texts Without Contexts.” The conceit of the article is a multiple book review of books concerning digital media. What I find particularly intriguing is that books are still being used as a forum […]

manifesto(tos), oh my!

February 28th, 2010

Thursday , I was really fortunate to visit the Genre class.  The class is really thinking about what it means to classify writing as a particular genre. One of the really great features of the class is the scribe/summary facet. Two students are assigned to post their notes from the class and all of the […]

Moore blogging!

February 21st, 2010

I realize that I’ve been neglecting the blog big time! I think I was a bit intimidated about mixing my blog voice and my thesis. Luckily, I have been been reading Kathleen Fitzpatrick’s blog http://www.plannedobsolescence.net She’s a professor at Pomona College in CA. Basically, she’s awesome  and doing a lot in the digital humanities. So I […]

Would Marianne Moore be a good blogger?

December 9th, 2009

I have been accused of substituting appreciation  for criticism , and justly…” –Marianne Moore “Subject, Predicate, Object” As I think about the project at hand, I can’t help but wonder if Marianne Moore would have been a good blogger?  For that matter, what would she have thought of  blogs in the first place? My immediate […]