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Archived Since:May 20, 2012

Blog Post Archive

Why A Book Club Matters: Thoughts & a Zine for LGBTQ History Month

2 years agoAcademics / Literature : 8vo

Based on a presentation given at the WTF LGBTQ Conference 7 February 2013 at University of the Arts London, just in time for LGBT History Month. I. Why Join a Book Club? “Green in Nature is one thing, green in … Continue reading ?

Don Saltero’s Coffeehouse: Or a Secret History of the Museum

2 years agoAcademics / Literature : 8vo

I made my first tapestry, a tap-or-click storyboard that I think is the next great thing that will shape digital reading practices: http://tapestry.is/knf3v In addition, one edition of the catalogue of Don Saltero’s Coffeehouse can be found here.

Technology Wars Online and in Print

2 years agoAcademics / Literature : 8vo

Last week Farhad Manjoo over at Slate Magazine published an article about the invention of the internet, which lately has become a political issue in the USA: is it the work of the government (as President Obama says)? Is it … Continue reading ?

An Introduction to Paper Computers

2 years agoAcademics / Literature : 8vo

After computers were made of bronze cogs but before they were made of integrated circuits, they were made of paper, they were found in books: The figure pictured above is called a volvelle or wheel chart; it’s a series of circles held together that … Continue reading ?

Fine Books and Collections Blogging

3 years agoAcademics / Literature : 8vo

It all started with a feature on Nate Pederson’s “Bright Young Things” column over at the Fine Books and Collections Blog. Whether or not any of the words bright/young/thing actually apply to me was not part of the interview, luckily, but … Continue reading ?

Bloggers of the World Unite: Rare Book Bloggers and the Links They Build

3 years agoAcademics / Literature : 8vo

This is a collaborative post by Brooke Palmieri and Daryl Green and can be found cross-posted on both of their blogs (8vo and Echoes from the Vault) In August 2011 Brooke Palmieri [BP] wrote an entry over at her blog, … Continue reading ?

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