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Kevin Kee, “Share your research. That’s what keeps the humanities alive.”

An interesting read about humanities research, the academy, and the ways in which the accessibility and openness of the internet begins to deconstruct the Ivory Tower. Kee reflects on his experience in the 1990’s, breaking into the academy through publications … Continue reading

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Crowdsourcing, Undergraduates, and Digital Humanities Projects

Originally posted on Rebecca Frost Davis:
Crowdsourcing could be a silver bullet for integrating digital humanities methods into the undergraduate curriculum.  Why? “Crowd” by flickr user James Cridland Crowdsourcing means getting the general public to do tasks. Jeff Howe explains…

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So apparently Dave Eggers started a community writing center.

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Tips for Troubleshooting Your Computer, Courtesy of The Onion Even the most experienced user can run into error messages, software crashes, hardware malfunctions, and other issues with their computer. Here are some tips for keeping your machine running smoothly: Unexplained … Continue reading

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