2013 01 01 tweets

Replying to @jmittell

Right there with you, six time zones away. #insomniasucks

Tue Jan 01 07:18:18 +0000 2013

Overbooked, overcrowded, overheated plane. 100% underslept me. But here we go.

Tue Jan 01 10:14:51 +0000 2013

Replying to @whitneytrettien

Just call me Big Sister. \(We're trying to make that stop\.\)

Tue Jan 01 19:56:40 +0000 2013

IAD achieved, after the longest flight ever.

Tue Jan 01 19:58:24 +0000 2013

Replying to @patrick_mj

Nature's perfect food!

Tue Jan 01 21:01:10 +0000 2013

The positive: upgraded! The less positive: the 18mo who screamed right behind me all the way across the Atlantic is now 2 rows behind me.

Tue Jan 01 21:28:55 +0000 2013

I do not want to be that person who makes with the unsolicited parenting advice. But! Row 21 is not a good place to Ferberize your toddler.

Tue Jan 01 21:31:03 +0000 2013

Hello, Boston! I very much look forward to your room service and your hotel bed.

Tue Jan 01 23:17:32 +0000 2013

Replying to @readywriting


Tue Jan 01 23:20:31 +0000 2013

Replying to @debcha

Thanks! Lovely to be here. Wish I were going to see more of the city this time.

Wed Jan 02 00:07:19 +0000 2013

Replying to @nancybaym

Why, thank you!

Wed Jan 02 00:07:56 +0000 2013

Yay! // RT @briancroxall: Creating my first Group at MLA Commons. Come join us! http://bit.ly/12WEHAO #mla13 #s270

Wed Jan 02 00:57:22 +0000 2013

At the Marriott Copley Place. Trying to figure out when I was here before, and why.

Wed Jan 02 00:58:19 +0000 2013

Alternately, the jet lag may be manifesting as deja vu. Having just come from six hours into the future, and all, it sorta makes sense.

Wed Jan 02 01:00:13 +0000 2013

Replying to @wynkenhimself

Ooh, good to know. I am actually sitting at the bar & have a salad on the way, but will file this away for future reference.

Wed Jan 02 01:01:19 +0000 2013

Replying to @jcmeloni

Will do! Very much looking forward to it.

Wed Jan 02 01:09:41 +0000 2013

"It's not an upgrade to your phone, it's an upgrade to your self." The amazing things I miss by not watching regular commercial TV anymore.

Wed Jan 02 01:17:38 +0000 2013

Replying to @samplereality

What did you do now?

Wed Jan 02 01:21:54 +0000 2013

Replying to @CapitolClio

::opens eyes:: "I know Ruby."

Wed Jan 02 01:22:56 +0000 2013

Replying to @samplereality

So sorry! We'll sort it out. Thanks for helping us uncover unexpected behavior, seriously.

Wed Jan 02 01:24:00 +0000 2013

Replying to @captain_primate and @saaorg

We want to work with other orgs! Hoping to create a network of networked humanities societies. #mlacommons

Wed Jan 02 01:36:19 +0000 2013

Replying to @wynkenhimself

Very interesting. Is it that you're the first to post to those groups that's unnerving? Or something else?

Wed Jan 02 01:39:45 +0000 2013

Replying to @wynkenhimself and @briancroxall

I get that. I'm hopeful that lots of us will get more comfortable with the audience & mode of address quickly!

Wed Jan 02 01:44:23 +0000 2013

Replying to @kegerton and @wynkenhimself

I think that's exactly right. Looking forward to getting more folks in and walking around!

Wed Jan 02 01:45:42 +0000 2013

This coincident w/ @samplereality's toes has me unnerved. RT @kegerton: MLA Commons looks great, but needs breaking in, just like new shoes.

Wed Jan 02 01:47:41 +0000 2013

Replying to @wynkenhimself

It does feel like a new idiom is required. But I think I felt that way about early Twitter, when I had no sense of audience.

Wed Jan 02 01:54:55 +0000 2013

Replying to @HesterBlum and @wynkenhimself

No, thank you! \(And yes, we are grateful for fine\-grained email notifications\.\)

Wed Jan 02 01:55:24 +0000 2013

Replying to @kegerton and @samplereality

I am of course happy to hear that, though *somebody else's* toes have been known to be chatty online.

Wed Jan 02 01:56:30 +0000 2013

Okay, this has been fun. But given that it's 3am in Paris, and that I slept about an hour last night, the time has come for collapse.

Wed Jan 02 02:00:06 +0000 2013

Happy new year, all. See some of you at #thatcampMLA tomorrow, and many more of you at #mla13 thereafter!

Wed Jan 02 02:00:58 +0000 2013

More such swag available at #mla13! RT @brettbobley: MLA Commons swag has been prominently displayed on my MacBook.

Wed Jan 02 02:05:36 +0000 2013

Replying to @briancroxall


Wed Jan 02 02:07:22 +0000 2013

Replying to @epistemographer

What a concept!

Wed Jan 02 02:18:57 +0000 2013

Replying to @brendabethman

I am indeed! And definitely hope we cross paths...

Wed Jan 02 02:28:59 +0000 2013

Was super excited about this being the convention where I ran around with only iPad & tiny kbd but then remembered, argh, slides. #oklaptop

Wed Jan 02 12:10:35 +0000 2013

Replying to @jmittell


Wed Jan 02 12:12:05 +0000 2013

Replying to @BendProf

Oh, no! I'm so sorry. Travel safely and we'll look forward to seeing you when you make it here. :(

Wed Jan 02 12:15:14 +0000 2013

Looks like a lovely morning for a little #thatcamp! #mla13

Wed Jan 02 12:26:25 +0000 2013

Replying to @ryancordell

Nice! See you shortly.

Wed Jan 02 12:44:48 +0000 2013

Replying to @plragde

This one: http://www.amazon.com/Logitech-Ultrathin-Keyboard-generation-920-004013/dp/B007PRHNHO/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1357134818&sr=8-2&keywords=logitech

Wed Jan 02 13:54:20 +0000 2013

Replying to @samplereality and @jmittell

The whole trick is actually having the projector connector, which I do not. But this looks AWESOME.

Wed Jan 02 13:56:50 +0000 2013

Replying to @plragde

The keyboard really changed my relationship to it.

Wed Jan 02 14:11:11 +0000 2013

Welcome to #thatcamp #mla13 being given by @ryancordell. Should be an awesome day!

Wed Jan 02 14:23:16 +0000 2013

Northeastern U's Snell Library has a gorgeous digital media commons that they're sharing with #thatcamp #mla13 today. Amazing space!

Wed Jan 02 14:24:48 +0000 2013

Replying to @samplereality and @jmittell

That may help, indeed!

Wed Jan 02 14:29:53 +0000 2013

Replying to @brettbobley

Did I fail to mention that I was working on the MLA Teleporter?

Wed Jan 02 14:30:35 +0000 2013

Replying to @brettbobley

\(Actually, I flew back yesterday, but my computer seemed to think it was still in Paris until this morning\.\)

Wed Jan 02 14:31:15 +0000 2013

Replying to @AlienWeedMan

Nice try.

Wed Jan 02 14:31:53 +0000 2013

Replying to @AlienWeedMan

True dat.

Wed Jan 02 14:32:29 +0000 2013

RT @MLACommons: Plan your #mla13 meals with restaurant recommendations from Program Comm.'s Anjali Prabhu \(and share some of your own\):h ...

Wed Jan 02 14:47:18 +0000 2013

I'm leading a #thatcamp #mla13 session on #MLACommons at 4pm, but am happy to get MLA members into the system anytime! http://commons.mla.org

Wed Jan 02 14:54:00 +0000 2013

Replying to @LibSkrat and @wynkenhimself

"Policing" is entirely internal, a hangover from the glam cult studs era. Everybody trying to keep up w/cool kids.

Wed Jan 02 15:28:04 +0000 2013

Replying to @monicafjacobe

Go to http://commons.mla.org and click Log In!

Wed Jan 02 15:29:14 +0000 2013

Replying to @LibSkrat

A very small number of people are jerks. I mean "internal" as in an internalized response to people who are jerks.

Wed Jan 02 15:31:18 +0000 2013

Replying to @LibSkrat

Any proportion of jerks is always higher than it should be. Shame on us if we let them set norms for us.

Wed Jan 02 15:33:40 +0000 2013

Replying to @LibSkrat

No, I meant shame on all of us; not blaming the victim.

Wed Jan 02 15:36:21 +0000 2013

Replying to @monicafjacobe

Nice! Will look forward to seeing you there.

Wed Jan 02 15:46:31 +0000 2013

RT @MLACommons: Read top ten #mla13 convention tips from @BendProf at http://convention.commons.mla.org/2013/01/02/top-ten-tips-for-those-attending-the-mla-convention/.

Wed Jan 02 16:07:28 +0000 2013

Replying to @BendProf


Wed Jan 02 16:13:16 +0000 2013

Replying to @BendProf

See you then!

Wed Jan 02 16:17:16 +0000 2013

Replying to @briancroxall and @loriemerson

::looks around, whistles::

Wed Jan 02 17:00:15 +0000 2013

Replying to @briancroxall and @loriemerson

It's a poorly kept secret by design. \(Srsly, the more people in today, the less likely the server will melt tmw\.\)

Wed Jan 02 17:01:39 +0000 2013

Replying to @briancroxall

Hey, maybe there's even a group where such discussions can continue after today! #thatcamp #mla13 http://commons.mla.org/groups/thatcamp/

Wed Jan 02 17:12:27 +0000 2013

Hey #thatcamp #mla13: if you're an MLA member, pop by http://commons.mla.org and log in. We can make some stuff at 4pm, but you can start now!

Wed Jan 02 18:27:05 +0000 2013

There's a THATCamp group on MLA Commons: http://commons.mla.org/groups/thatcamp/ #thatcamp #mla13

Wed Jan 02 18:34:24 +0000 2013

Replying to @briancroxall and @nmhouston

It amazes me periodically to find comments from 2003 on my blog from people I thought I met through Twitter.

Wed Jan 02 20:10:06 +0000 2013

Replying to @briancroxall

That one guy running back & forth with the suitcases is really tired. Cut him a little slack.

Wed Jan 02 20:21:19 +0000 2013

I don't know whether to blame jet lag or insomnia for the TWO hours of sleep I got last night. I do know this will be an interesting day.

Thu Jan 03 10:55:53 +0000 2013

Replying to @moncia

Coffee, yes. Must get through this week before anything slows down, but then...

Thu Jan 03 11:14:38 +0000 2013

Replying to @eetempleton

So sorry you're in it too!

Thu Jan 03 11:14:50 +0000 2013

RT @MLACommons: Did I say swag? Activate your MLA Commons account at registration and get a t-shirt, while supplies last. #mla13 http:// ...

Thu Jan 03 15:39:28 +0000 2013

So how is your #mla13 going so far? Have you activated your #MLACommons account and picked up your t-shirt?

Thu Jan 03 18:21:38 +0000 2013

Replying to @S_moores

Oh yeah! Go see Chris at the table in the registration area in the conv ctr.

Thu Jan 03 18:24:17 +0000 2013

Replying to @DanConnell

Tees still there but going fast. #mla13 is great so far!

Thu Jan 03 19:24:55 +0000 2013

Speaking on a joint LSA/MLA panel on open access, in the Marriott, Fairfield-Exeter/Dartmouth, starting now! #mla13

Thu Jan 03 20:59:16 +0000 2013

Replying to @alanrauch

The shirts will never be as smart as those who wear them!

Thu Jan 03 22:06:09 +0000 2013

Up first today: Convergent Histories of the Book. 8.30am in Hampton, Sheraton. #mla13 #s198

Fri Jan 04 11:56:18 +0000 2013

After that, the first of three demos of #MLACommons, 10.30am in the new Exhibit Hall Theater! #mla13 http://www.mla.org/exhibit_theater_2013

Fri Jan 04 11:57:32 +0000 2013

Replying to @wynkenhimself

Ooh, I knew I forgot something.

Fri Jan 04 12:08:54 +0000 2013

Replying to @wynkenhimself

I will not complain about how little I slept last night. I will not complain about how little I slept last night.

Fri Jan 04 12:12:06 +0000 2013

Replying to @rgfeal and @wynkenhimself

So true.

Fri Jan 04 12:19:28 +0000 2013

Replying to @rgfeal and @wynkenhimself

Well, sure! And maybe a nice fruit plate or bagel assortment?

Fri Jan 04 12:31:45 +0000 2013

Replying to @Brinkmanship, @wynkenhimself, @mkirschenbaum and @amandafrench

So sorry to hear that! I'll hope to see you in the exhibit hall later this morning

Fri Jan 04 13:31:26 +0000 2013

Not even very much in the way of standing room at Convergent Histories of the Book. Not bad for 8.30am! #mla13 #s198

Fri Jan 04 13:33:43 +0000 2013

Replying to @rgfeal

Good advice for life!

Fri Jan 04 13:52:01 +0000 2013

RT @rgfeal: MLA parliamentarian says: "If you don't stick your neck out during the meeting, don't stick your tongue out afterwards." #mla13

Fri Jan 04 13:52:25 +0000 2013

People are literally sitting in the hall outside Convergent Histories of the Book. #mla13 #s198

Fri Jan 04 13:56:46 +0000 2013

RT @MLACommons: We're demoing #MLACommons in the exhibit hall theater at 10.30am Fri, Sat, & Sun. Come see what it's all about! http ...

Fri Jan 04 14:27:15 +0000 2013

15 minutes to #MLACommons demo time! Exhibit Hall Theater, in the back right corner. #mla13

Fri Jan 04 15:14:00 +0000 2013

Replying to @mmwwah

Will do my best!

Fri Jan 04 15:27:50 +0000 2013

Replying to @dllh

You are way too nice. Thanks for coming! Looking forward to more WordPress fun at #MLACommons. #mla13

Fri Jan 04 16:59:15 +0000 2013

RT @rgfeal: You shld stop at Hynes 312 for e-lit exhibit. It's fascinating, engaging, and inc 6 UG students who flew here! Please show s ...

Fri Jan 04 17:58:50 +0000 2013

Hey, #mla13! Have you been by the #elit exhibit in rm 312 of the Hynes Convention Center yet? Go explore these amazing projects!

Fri Jan 04 18:01:02 +0000 2013

Replying to @literarychica

Oh, no! I just saw this. I hope you're feeling better, and I'm really glad you got help. Take care!

Fri Jan 04 19:14:16 +0000 2013

Replying to @literarychica

I know you must, but taking care of yourself is much more important. There will be more conferences! You only have one jaw.

Fri Jan 04 19:23:28 +0000 2013

Make mine a meeting but yeah. RT @amandafrench: Can't go to #s270 #mla13 on #altac because I have a conf call. Because I have an #altac job.

Fri Jan 04 20:17:31 +0000 2013

Replying to @wynkenhimself

Oh no! Take care of yourself...

Fri Jan 04 21:08:18 +0000 2013

Replying to @wynkenhimself

It is possible, indeed. Actually, if you're sitting along the left wall, those doors open to outside.

Fri Jan 04 21:10:37 +0000 2013

Replying to @wynkenhimself


Fri Jan 04 21:11:57 +0000 2013

Replying to @katinalynn and @nowviskie

Indeed! #mla13 #s353

Fri Jan 04 21:31:40 +0000 2013

Replying to @wynkenhimself

You & me both. But you TOTALLY rocked this morning.

Fri Jan 04 21:32:00 +0000 2013

Replying to @readywriting and @wynkenhimself

I was actually on the panel this morning. So I suspect that I'm not right behind you now…?

Fri Jan 04 21:35:36 +0000 2013

Replying to @wynkenhimself

I was, too. I felt huge gaps between the papers pretty acutely until you brilliantly summed up. Happy alphabetization!

Fri Jan 04 21:38:14 +0000 2013

Replying to @wynkenhimself and @readywriting

I am in the last row before the table, on the far left, one seat in.

Fri Jan 04 21:39:01 +0000 2013

Replying to @GeorgeOnline, @mkirschenbaum and @MLACommons

We are paying attention. Code delays prevented full attention, but we promise, we're headed there.

Fri Jan 04 21:48:31 +0000 2013

Replying to @mkirschenbaum and @wynkenhimself

Indeed, and an extremely important point! But a little ouchy, on a couple of levels. :)

Fri Jan 04 22:29:07 +0000 2013

Replying to @mkirschenbaum

I was glad you did! The paper was awesome; I'm thrilled you're posting to #MLACommons. +

Fri Jan 04 22:33:05 +0000 2013

Replying to @mkirschenbaum and @MLACommons

I will also be enlisting you into helping plan for that obsolescence.

Fri Jan 04 22:33:40 +0000 2013

Replying to @mkirschenbaum

See what happens? ;-)

Fri Jan 04 22:37:42 +0000 2013

RT @briancroxall: .@RussellBermanSF: We should structure programs around what's best for students and not what's best for our own jobs. ...

Fri Jan 04 22:39:55 +0000 2013

COOL. // RT @briancroxall: Looks like Stanford has a job fair to match up industry with humanities PhDs: http://stanford.io/138SOlL. #mla13 #s394

Fri Jan 04 22:56:25 +0000 2013

Replying to @briancroxall and @katinalynn

Yes, definitely.

Fri Jan 04 23:02:26 +0000 2013

Replying to @wilbanks

Aw man. I grew up with him. Wonder if we'll get more "live boy or dead girl" amazingness.

Fri Jan 04 23:57:34 +0000 2013

Replying to @briancroxall, @katinalynn, @MichaelBerube1 and @ayjay

It's a gorgeous, thoughtful, generous book. Definitely read it.

Sat Jan 05 00:38:44 +0000 2013

Replying to @briancroxall, @katinalynn, @MichaelBerube1 and @ayjay

Perhaps! \(It's from OxfordUP\.\)

Sat Jan 05 00:39:29 +0000 2013

Replying to @wynkenhimself and @samplereality

Was wondering the same thing.

Sat Jan 05 04:50:22 +0000 2013

Looking fwd to today’s #MLACommons demo. If you wonder what you might do there, come talk about it: Exhibit Hall Theater, 10.30am! #mla13

Sat Jan 05 13:53:49 +0000 2013

RT @MLACommons: Today's demo of #MLACommons starts in 5 minutes in the Exhibit Hall Theater! Come find out what you can do in this new n ...

Sat Jan 05 15:27:36 +0000 2013

RT @MLAconvention: All MLA titles are available for 25% off in the exhibit hall, booth 406 -- plus free domestic shipping! #mla13

Sat Jan 05 16:44:21 +0000 2013

Tweeps! I need examples of non-monographic dissertations: multimodal, tool-based, article collects, whatever. I know @vkuhn's. What else?

Sat Jan 05 20:15:15 +0000 2013

RT @MLACommons: Cake is happening now in the MLA booth! #mla13

Sat Jan 05 20:30:31 +0000 2013

Hey, #mla13! Have you been by the #elit exhibit in rm 312 of the Hynes Convention Center? Srsly, go explore these amazing projects!

Sat Jan 05 20:34:20 +0000 2013

The cake was not a lie! #MLACommons #mla13

Sat Jan 05 20:57:26 +0000 2013

Last year's awards ceremony was huge fun - lots of cheering for recipients! Come make this year's just as lively. Constitution, now! #mla13

Sat Jan 05 23:48:33 +0000 2013

So great to see the fantastic work being honored with MLA prizes, and the thrilled authors receiving them. #mla13

Sat Jan 05 23:57:31 +0000 2013

Replying to @gravesle

Thanks so much for the references!

Sun Jan 06 04:29:13 +0000 2013

Replying to @commish24

I haven't talked to @s2ceball about this particular question, but will!

Sun Jan 06 04:29:38 +0000 2013

Replying to @ftrain

It's pretty nifty, isn't it? The book is good, too!

Sun Jan 06 04:42:25 +0000 2013

Replying to @vkuhn

Thanks so much! I knew about Bulbul Tiwari's project but somehow it slipped my mind.

Sun Jan 06 04:45:54 +0000 2013

Replying to @sleonchnm and @JenHoward

Good grief. I'm sorry to hear that, but glad you're safe…

Sun Jan 06 04:48:35 +0000 2013

On my schedule today at #mla13: a demo exploring how you might use #MLACommons to start planning for #mla14. Exhibit Hall Theater, 10.30am.

Sun Jan 06 13:11:16 +0000 2013

And at 1.45pm, Rewards & Challenges of Serial Scholarship w/ @samplereality @jmittell @noctambulate @KLeuner and @Ted_Underwood #mla13 #s767

Sun Jan 06 13:16:19 +0000 2013

Replying to @wynkenhimself

So sorry I won't get to see you again before you leave - but great catching up a bit here. Thanks for everything!

Sun Jan 06 13:43:02 +0000 2013

Hey, #mla13! 10.30am, Exhibit Hall Theater -- come talk about how you might use #MLACommons to plan sessions for #mla14.

Sun Jan 06 15:13:59 +0000 2013

Replying to @literarychica

So sorry I only got to wave at you -- I hope you're feeling much better!

Sun Jan 06 15:23:46 +0000 2013

Replying to @nowviskie

So great to see you here; looking forward to our next opportunity to scheme! #mla13

Sun Jan 06 15:25:39 +0000 2013

Replying to @GeorgeOnline, @katinalynn and @MLACommons

Pls to submit suggestion via the "Feedback" tab! We want to gather such requests. Will test & add.

Sun Jan 06 16:19:10 +0000 2013

Replying to @adlewis and @amandafrench

As I told @georgeonline, I'd love for you to submit these suggestions via the Feedback tab; we're aggregating there.

Sun Jan 06 17:15:56 +0000 2013

Replying to @kfitz

Backatcha, @nmhouston. It was great seeing you, if too briefly! @rgfeal

Sun Jan 06 17:24:46 +0000 2013

Replying to @BendProf and @DeltaProf

Thank you! Looking forward to seeing what you do with #MLACommons.

Sun Jan 06 18:00:45 +0000 2013

Sitting in a suddenly quiet corner of the Sheraton, awaiting #mla13 #s767, 1.45pm, Liberty A. We're here until the very end - come join us!

Sun Jan 06 18:11:44 +0000 2013

Yes! #mla13 #s767 includes a special appearance by @fkelleter.

Sun Jan 06 18:15:31 +0000 2013

Replying to @karikraus

So sorry to have missed you this conv! Saw you at a distalnce a couple of times, but never got to say hi. Soon! Safe trip. #mla13

Sun Jan 06 18:17:08 +0000 2013

Replying to @JenHoward

Woo hoo!

Sun Jan 06 18:50:21 +0000 2013

RT @rgfeal: Interested in non t-t faculty and online teaching? Hurry to Back Bay B for last sess of #mla13. http://mla13.org/794 #mla1 ...

Sun Jan 06 19:07:22 +0000 2013

My experience too. // RT @mkgold: On cons of open review @jmittell says comments tend to be granular, not sufficiently holistic #mla13 #s767

Sun Jan 06 19:22:04 +0000 2013

Replying to @moncia, @mkgold and @jmittell

Yes, exactly; encourages local rather than broad engagement. #mla13 #s767

Sun Jan 06 19:23:33 +0000 2013

Replying to @LibSkrat

Absolutely agreed.

Sun Jan 06 19:42:22 +0000 2013

Great thoughts from @fkelleter on need for "partial disconnection" from technologies, for both critical distance and off-time. #mla13 #s767

Sun Jan 06 19:44:41 +0000 2013

RT @samplereality: We had *six* fantastic talks in #mla13 #s767 and still had *30 minutes* left for audience discussion. <drops the m ...

Sun Jan 06 19:45:01 +0000 2013

Replying to @kylebeachy

Absolutely fantastic to see you, and looking forward to the next opportunity!

Sun Jan 06 20:01:26 +0000 2013

Replying to @nowviskie, @briancroxall, @jbj and @vszabo

Holy moly. You are not kidding. I'd sit on my actual seat, too.

Mon Jan 07 02:32:05 +0000 2013

Replying to @mkirschenbaum

Pls to make suggestion via feedback tab?

Mon Jan 07 02:47:12 +0000 2013

One minute, I was sitting in #mla13 #s767. Suddenly, I'm at a bar in Middlebury VT, eating some pretty amazing shepherd's pie. #whathappened

Mon Jan 07 02:50:52 +0000 2013

Replying to @moncia and @mkgold

Aw, shucks. I remain sad that I couldn't be there to hear! I hope we can draw you back.

Mon Jan 07 02:53:36 +0000 2013

SRSLY. // RT @rgfeal: @mkgold @kfitz Thank you for all you've done for #MLACommons!

Mon Jan 07 02:54:13 +0000 2013

Replying to @literarychica

So glad to hear. Will look forward to chatting in happier dental times!

Mon Jan 07 03:03:58 +0000 2013

Replying to @jmittell

Yes! Got directed here by the inn staffer. Really good option!

Mon Jan 07 03:11:04 +0000 2013

Replying to @jmittell

Excellent. Am about to walk back & crash. Thanks for the ride & the great convo!

Mon Jan 07 03:16:18 +0000 2013

Replying to @mkirschenbaum


Mon Jan 07 03:53:57 +0000 2013

In Middlebury VT, staying in an inn that will only bring you breakfast in bed. I am complying with their wishes.

Mon Jan 07 14:07:00 +0000 2013

Replying to @djp2025

I know, right?

Mon Jan 07 14:08:33 +0000 2013

Replying to @JenHoward and @GeorgeOnline

Something akin to the Times Topics would be great, but there's at least one full-time job in creating those.

Mon Jan 07 14:10:25 +0000 2013

Replying to @nancybaym

I am glad that someone understands.

Mon Jan 07 14:17:09 +0000 2013

Replying to @jmittell

Quite! See you in a bit.

Mon Jan 07 14:33:15 +0000 2013

Replying to @mamamusings

It is not the worst thing that has happened to me this week.

Mon Jan 07 15:10:25 +0000 2013

A great opening post from Avi Santo in a @MediaCommons series on creating digital scholarly communities and cohorts: http://mediacommons.futureofthebook.org/content/you-cant-have-community-without-scholars-can-you

Mon Jan 07 15:38:20 +0000 2013

HOME. 19 days, 2 holidays, 1 convention, 5 presentations, 3 demos, more meetings than I can count. But finally home.

Wed Jan 09 03:52:57 +0000 2013

And not a moment too soon. I officially hit the point this morning at which I wanted to burn everything in my suitcase.

Wed Jan 09 03:53:52 +0000 2013

Replying to @patrick_mj

Tree pretty.

Wed Jan 09 04:00:49 +0000 2013

The power button on my ayphone 4 broke the other day. Have been debating an upgrade for a while but still can't decide what to do. +

Thu Jan 10 13:09:30 +0000 2013

Would like to move to another platform but pause at the thought of rebuying apps. Contemplating a carrier change, but are any really better?

Thu Jan 10 13:10:26 +0000 2013

Total indecision. Your thoughts are welcome.

Thu Jan 10 13:11:02 +0000 2013

Replying to @eetempleton

I don't mind getting a new case, and I don't use a dock. The pain for me will be the cable.

Thu Jan 10 13:13:43 +0000 2013

Replying to @jwolman

Hmmm. You find that the other carriers are better in NYC as well? I've been AT&T so long that I honestly don't know.

Thu Jan 10 13:14:36 +0000 2013

Replying to @jwolman

Exactly. I have everything; it works everywhere. \(Mostly\.\) It's very hard to break one device out of that ecosystem.

Thu Jan 10 13:15:37 +0000 2013

Replying to @jwolman

Good to know; my last VZ experience was on an early Razor with a horrible proprietary UX, so I have a knee-jerk resistance.

Thu Jan 10 13:17:44 +0000 2013

Replying to @brettbobley

Huh. Good to know. I'll have to look at that.

Thu Jan 10 15:09:21 +0000 2013

RT @mckenziewark: Everybody ignores their precursors for a while, to get started, then 'rediscovers' them later.

Thu Jan 10 17:04:41 +0000 2013

RT @NYUpress: 5 NYUP books named CHOICE Outstanding Academic Titles! http://bit.ly/WEHMP6 \(Congrats, @kfitz @ericzinner @kleinjessie\)

Thu Jan 10 17:59:04 +0000 2013

The man was right: the way-yay-ting really is the harrrdest parrrt. #sigh

Thu Jan 10 18:13:00 +0000 2013

Hey, folks! I saw this flash past during #mla13 but did not capture: can someone link me to @jasonrhody's invention of the term "alt-ac"?

Thu Jan 10 19:33:05 +0000 2013

Replying to @MichaelHancher and @jasonrhody

Thank you!

Thu Jan 10 19:50:48 +0000 2013

Replying to @nowviskie and @jasonrhody


Thu Jan 10 21:08:03 +0000 2013

After all the shopping around & advice, I’m thinking of just upgrading my phone on my current network, so I can keep my unlimited data. +

Fri Jan 11 15:00:36 +0000 2013

It’s the lowest-friction option, if not necessarily the best one. And low friction is good right now.

Fri Jan 11 15:01:52 +0000 2013

Replying to @captain_primate

AT&T, actually.

Fri Jan 11 15:13:49 +0000 2013

Replying to @captain_primate

How utterly irritating. Good reason for me to stay put and upgrade while AT&T isn’t forcing me to dump the plan.

Fri Jan 11 15:22:33 +0000 2013

Replying to @LibSkrat

I will now have that song stuck in my head ALL DAY.

Fri Jan 11 15:38:55 +0000 2013

Replying to @eetempleton, @digiwonk, @triproftri and @jasonrhody

Truly. AT&T, here I come.

Fri Jan 11 17:00:56 +0000 2013

Replying to @lportwoodstacer

No doubt they hear it as “assistant professor who is visiting,” seeing it as description rather than actual title.

Fri Jan 11 17:41:36 +0000 2013

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Fri Jan 11 17:44:58 +0000 2013

Replying to @stephharves

So cannot wait. About to walk out to the AT&T store and get’er done.

Fri Jan 11 21:10:07 +0000 2013

Lovely @chronicle coverage of @MLACommons by @JenHoward: http://chronicle.com/blogs/wiredcampus/a-virtual-meeting-ground-for-language-and-literature-scholars/41595?cid=pm&utm_source=pm&utm_medium=en.

Fri Jan 11 21:12:36 +0000 2013

Replying to @pgilbert142001

Have them write commons at mla dot org with details.

Sat Jan 12 14:22:04 +0000 2013

Awful news to wake up to. I am so sorry to hear about the loss of Aaron Swartz, and send my thoughts to all who knew him.

Sat Jan 12 14:23:34 +0000 2013

Today: unpacking, laundry, dry cleaning, alterations, vacuuming, recycling, project proposal. A maintenance kind of Saturday.

Sat Jan 12 15:43:59 +0000 2013

There was laundry. There were errands. There was cooking. There was yoga. There was even a little work. It was pretty good, as Saturdays go.

Sat Jan 12 23:37:45 +0000 2013

Well, of the five things I had on today’s to-do list, I’ve accomplished one. But at least it was the big one.

Sun Jan 13 23:58:10 +0000 2013

News flash: coffee that is made in a coffee-making apparatus that requires a filter will not be quite as good if you forget the filter.

Mon Jan 14 12:18:12 +0000 2013

Replying to @capohanka

As @nancybaym told me when I did that a couple of weeks ago, it's cruel to have to make coffee before you've had any coffee.

Mon Jan 14 12:39:34 +0000 2013

It is 57 degrees in New York. At 8 am. On January 14. I am very afraid.

Mon Jan 14 13:01:24 +0000 2013

PS: High today, 52.

Mon Jan 14 13:01:43 +0000 2013

Replying to @ddchamberlain

Missed this earlier! Probably a good thing, as it just made me even more afraid.

Tue Jan 15 03:01:41 +0000 2013

Replying to @JudyMalloy

Thanks for the link! Unfortunately, that URL is likely to go away soon. Might want to use http://plannedobsolescence.net.

Tue Jan 15 22:00:32 +0000 2013

The good news: getting a cab in the 4 am sleet was surprisingly easy!

Wed Jan 16 09:06:22 +0000 2013

The bad news: there's a 95% chance I'm going to miss my connection in Houston.

Wed Jan 16 09:07:24 +0000 2013

The new bad news is that sleet at LGA is keeping us from taking off. The new good news is that my connection appears to be late too. #sigh

Wed Jan 16 11:09:57 +0000 2013

Replying to @mamamusings and @dancohen

Strangely, I’ve been working on that! cf @mediacommons \(esp our Open Review project\) and @MLACommons.

Wed Jan 16 16:14:07 +0000 2013

The bad news is I was wrong abt my connex; it’s long gone. The good news is I’m on the next flt to LAX & shd be there in time for my talk.

Wed Jan 16 16:24:41 +0000 2013

Replying to @mamamusings and @swarthmoreburke

That’s a good question. Could use help in raising that visibility! MLA is gathering some, but we need more.

Wed Jan 16 16:25:19 +0000 2013

RT @jmittell: Congrats to my colleague @alisonbyerly being named President of Lafayette College - nice to see a thoughtful #DH-sympathiz ...

Wed Jan 16 16:59:06 +0000 2013

Hello, Los Angeles! You're very shiny.

Wed Jan 16 22:08:55 +0000 2013

What happened to my inbox? There were 8 messages there yesterday. I have been answering email nonstop all morning and still have 23 to go.

Thu Jan 17 17:08:04 +0000 2013

Replying to @triplingual

Either that or bunny-like breeding.

Thu Jan 17 17:14:41 +0000 2013

Replying to @cscannella

That is a good system.

Thu Jan 17 17:15:30 +0000 2013

Replying to @tmccormick and @LSEImpactBlog

Excellent -- thank you for letting me know!

Thu Jan 17 22:49:32 +0000 2013

Replying to @mkirschenbaum and @rgfeal

We’re on that one. The problem is that it’s baked into BP, so will take a little futzing, but we’re in process.

Thu Jan 17 23:32:12 +0000 2013

Replying to @ncecire, @rgfeal and @mkirschenbaum

Again, we’re on it.

Thu Jan 17 23:34:25 +0000 2013

Replying to @mkirschenbaum, @ncecire and @rgfeal

I was kinda thinking “Hott.”

Thu Jan 17 23:40:08 +0000 2013

Replying to @mkirschenbaum

Okay, you win.

Thu Jan 17 23:42:46 +0000 2013

I’ve spent the last two days in Claremont, in a little bit of a dream state. Am I back? Was I gone? How did I get here? #andthedaysgoby

Fri Jan 18 17:24:24 +0000 2013

Replying to @noctambulate

That’s… true. One wonders anew at the University of California every day.

Fri Jan 18 20:47:01 +0000 2013

RT @nowviskie: Checked out the @mediacommons home page recently? Newly revamped, enlivened, as with these 200-word provocations. http:// ...

Fri Jan 18 23:39:18 +0000 2013

Earlier this morning, I made a Talking Heads joke about feeling oddly disoriented to find myself in Claremont again. #howdidigethere

Sat Jan 19 00:45:54 +0000 2013

I have capped off the disorientation by closing the sale on my condo this afternoon. #thisisnotmybeautifulhome

Sat Jan 19 00:46:57 +0000 2013

I’ll be up at a ludicrous hour tomorrow, flying back to NYC. Leaving home to go home.

Sat Jan 19 00:48:06 +0000 2013

Replying to @Ed_Raso

The latter!

Sat Jan 19 00:50:53 +0000 2013

Replying to @Ed_Raso

Heh. It’s been 2.5, including my sabbatical. I do feel very much at home, pigeon poop or no.

Sat Jan 19 00:56:49 +0000 2013

Replying to @Ed_Raso

For my next trick, I’ll find a new place to live. #sigh

Sat Jan 19 00:57:15 +0000 2013

Replying to @Ed_Raso

Wait, let me clarify: for my next trick, I’ll find a new apartment.

Sat Jan 19 00:57:41 +0000 2013

Replying to @Ed_Raso

If I could pick any neighborhood, it would be the west village. $$-to-space wise, that’s unlikely to happen.

Sat Jan 19 00:59:35 +0000 2013

Replying to @Ed_Raso

Hmmm. That’s good to know. I’ve begun the search in near-ish Brooklyn, but may see what’s up there...

Sat Jan 19 01:03:16 +0000 2013

Replying to @Ed_Raso

That is fascinating. I can imagine that some lower Manhattan waterfront rents might be a bit of a bargain, these days.

Sat Jan 19 01:06:23 +0000 2013

Replying to @rgfeal

Thank you! Now to find the next one...

Sat Jan 19 01:31:02 +0000 2013

Replying to @rgfeal

Indeed. Much easier.

Sat Jan 19 01:34:48 +0000 2013

Replying to @surlyF


Sat Jan 19 01:40:26 +0000 2013

Replying to @dancohen

Thanks, Dan! The east coast has felt like home for a while; it's going to be nice to feel like I can put down roots there now.

Sat Jan 19 01:43:29 +0000 2013

The wackiest part? It's a total coincidence that I happened to be in town for the closing.

Sat Jan 19 01:44:35 +0000 2013

Replying to @tcarmody

Home - is where I want to be.

Sat Jan 19 01:56:15 +0000 2013

Replying to @dancohen

Oh yeah. From the Talking Heads to the Beasties. Feels wholly appropriate.

Sat Jan 19 02:13:50 +0000 2013

Replying to @literarychica

Thanks, Liana!

Sat Jan 19 02:14:04 +0000 2013

I am glad the world is in such a good state that we can spend news cycles debating @FLOTUS's bangs.

Sat Jan 19 13:22:01 +0000 2013

Replying to @jmcclurken

Now I know I'm tired; it took me a minute to figure out what was wrong.

Sat Jan 19 13:38:13 +0000 2013

Replying to @mamamusings

Just passed through LGA going the other direction. I hope SCS was great!

Sat Jan 19 21:01:51 +0000 2013

Replying to @mamamusings

I can imagine!

Sat Jan 19 21:03:40 +0000 2013

Replying to @jasonrhody


Sun Jan 20 22:42:23 +0000 2013

Replying to @jasonrhody


Sun Jan 20 23:41:29 +0000 2013

The tiniest little bit of snow is falling. I could use a good blanket of white.

Mon Jan 21 21:48:15 +0000 2013

Replying to @annehelen and @jmittell

I tried to listen to it but it freaked me out much too badly. Amazing how much difference it makes.

Tue Jan 22 17:11:18 +0000 2013

OMG with the email deluge! What is going on lately?

Tue Jan 22 18:14:28 +0000 2013

Replying to @artistofideas

Perhaps true -- but it’s also hard to make change when you’re THIS busy answering email.

Tue Jan 22 18:17:46 +0000 2013

I am seriously considering inviting everyone I am in contact with to join me in #emailfreefridays.

Tue Jan 22 18:17:57 +0000 2013

Rule 1 of #emailfreefridays: This is not an opportunity to clean out your backlog at the expense of others.

Tue Jan 22 18:21:07 +0000 2013

Rule 2 of #emailfreefridays: Need to send an interoffice message? Walk down the hall.

Tue Jan 22 18:22:33 +0000 2013

Replying to @surlyF

Sure! I’m sure we can find you a soapbox to stand on.

Tue Jan 22 18:25:36 +0000 2013

Replying to @surlyF

I think we should go back to morning announcements over the PA, like we had in elementary school.

Tue Jan 22 18:26:56 +0000 2013

Replying to @surlyF

Mmmm, tater tots.

Tue Jan 22 18:33:14 +0000 2013

Replying to @melissaterras

No kidding. Just miserable. And those 300 responses, once sent, generate 300 more messages in the inbox...

Tue Jan 22 18:38:08 +0000 2013

Replying to @artistofideas

Nice; thanks!

Tue Jan 22 21:40:39 +0000 2013

Um, NYT? "the temperatures across the city are in the low teens and the wind chill makes it feel as if it is hovering just around freezing"?

Wed Jan 23 18:30:07 +0000 2013

No. The temperatures are in the low teens and the wind chill is hovering around ZERO. Freezing is 32. #harrumph

Wed Jan 23 18:30:56 +0000 2013

The last two tweets refer to this. // RT @NYTOnIt: GUYS, it's cold out, and The Times is ON IT. http://nyti.ms/WfVvQt

Wed Jan 23 18:31:27 +0000 2013

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Wed Jan 23 18:37:09 +0000 2013

Replying to @naypinya


Wed Jan 23 18:37:24 +0000 2013

Replying to @naypinya

PS: Congrats on the new gig! Very excited to see how things develop.

Wed Jan 23 18:37:53 +0000 2013

Replying to @bighandsome

A 32 degree difference is hardly semantic, especially not when my soup gets cold during a two-block walk.

Wed Jan 23 18:39:00 +0000 2013

Replying to @tcarmody

Maybe it's a kind of gentle, warming wind in midtown, but not down here, man.

Wed Jan 23 18:40:16 +0000 2013

Replying to @naypinya

I will hope so.

Wed Jan 23 18:55:47 +0000 2013

RT @ernestopriego: Hey! @kfitz is coming to London! :) http://www.jisc-collections.ac.uk/News/OAmonographsconf/ via @alastairdunning @carenmilloy #MLA13 #awesomeness

Thu Jan 24 14:14:50 +0000 2013

Replying to @ernestopriego, @alastairdunning and @carenmilloy

I’m pretty excited about it myself!

Thu Jan 24 14:15:05 +0000 2013

Replying to @carenmilloy and @ernestopriego

That makes me super happy! \(And I work at a standing desk, so I can add a happy dance anytime\.\)

Thu Jan 24 14:23:16 +0000 2013

New post at Planned Obsolescence: If You Can't Say Anything Nice... http://wp.me/p2w8Sh-CU

Fri Jan 25 17:02:06 +0000 2013

Replying to @katinalynn

Absolutely. Thanks for this, Katina; it’s exactly the sort of thing I hope we can become more mindful about.

Fri Jan 25 20:59:54 +0000 2013

Replying to @tmccormick

Thanks for this, Tim. I will look forward to digging into @openlibhums and imagining ways to work together!

Fri Jan 25 21:01:33 +0000 2013

RT @NYUpress: Library forums promote scholarly publishing dialogue - Cornell Chronicle | http://bit.ly/WlHn8w (featuring @kfitz's PLANNE ...

Fri Jan 25 21:36:41 +0000 2013

What’s up with the white-out in NYC? It’s not precipitation. Isn’t 21 degrees too cold for fog? #noreally #ihavenoidea

Fri Jan 25 22:03:47 +0000 2013

Replying to @mmwwah

It’s rolling in from NJ in a weird SF-like wall. Not sure what it’s all about...

Fri Jan 25 22:11:15 +0000 2013

Replying to @mmwwah

Yay, you! I’m sure you’ll make it. Happy travels & hi to K!

Fri Jan 25 22:12:18 +0000 2013

Replying to @mmwwah

I love it.

Fri Jan 25 22:14:45 +0000 2013

Replying to @mmwwah

That’s exactly what I love about it -- dropping a booty call on a 20+ year partner.

Fri Jan 25 22:17:25 +0000 2013

Replying to @tcarmody

Dude, is that what the wall of white coming my way is?

Fri Jan 25 22:21:35 +0000 2013

Replying to @LibSkrat

I think all of us can use a reminder every once in a while.

Fri Jan 25 22:26:07 +0000 2013

Replying to @mmwwah

As long as it’s unmixed precipitation, you should be fine. A little de-icing, and off you go.

Fri Jan 25 22:26:49 +0000 2013

Time I have seen snow on the Terrace of Awesomeness.

Fri Jan 25 22:52:40 +0000 2013

That is, the FIRST time I’ve seen snow on the terrace. Hmph.

Fri Jan 25 23:03:27 +0000 2013

Replying to @moncia

That sounds like a fine pairing indeed.

Fri Jan 25 23:03:42 +0000 2013

Replying to @sleonchnm

So far, so good!

Fri Jan 25 23:15:48 +0000 2013

Replying to @roopikarisam and @adelinekoh

You guys, this is a super-interesting conversation. Thanks for linking me & my post to it!

Sat Jan 26 00:02:56 +0000 2013

Replying to @roopikarisam and @adelinekoh

You’re right: the rush to the negative/dismissive in critical work is all part of the same issue.

Sat Jan 26 00:04:11 +0000 2013

Replying to @samplereality

Good grief. How awful! I’ll hope you get some info -- and outta there -- very soon.

Sat Jan 26 00:15:30 +0000 2013

Replying to @briancroxall

Thank *you*, Brian.

Sat Jan 26 04:56:48 +0000 2013

Replying to @LibSkrat and @openlibhums

Yay, thanks! I’m very happy to be able to be involved with such an important project -- and great people to boot.

Sat Jan 26 15:27:59 +0000 2013

Replying to @radiokath

Oh no! Poor toe.

Sat Jan 26 15:28:40 +0000 2013

Replying to @martin_eve, @LibSkrat and @the_blochian

Thanks. I’m looking forward to our conversations.

Sat Jan 26 15:29:17 +0000 2013

Replying to @wynkenhimself and @samplereality

Absolutely. I think it’s the “both” that gets me.

Sat Jan 26 15:48:16 +0000 2013

Replying to @wynkenhimself

Or perhaps the deployment of a known persona in a situation that’s both real and not at once. Someone I care about, caught +

Sat Jan 26 15:49:45 +0000 2013

Replying to @wynkenhimself

in a situation that’s both real and imagined.

Sat Jan 26 15:50:06 +0000 2013

Replying to @ryancordell and @ETreharne

Fantastic post, Ryan, and a really positive outcome. I love the principles you outline.

Sat Jan 26 16:53:59 +0000 2013

RT @ryancordell: “Mea Culpa: on Conference Tweeting, Politeness, & Community Building” http://ryan.cordells.us/blog/2013/01/26/mea-culpa-on-conference-tweeting-politeness-and-community-building/ +1 to @kfitz http://t.co ...

Sat Jan 26 16:54:03 +0000 2013

Replying to @sramsay, @ryancordell and @steveklabnik

No, that wasn’t it. That post had been simmering for a while.

Sat Jan 26 16:56:24 +0000 2013

Replying to @sramsay

Srsly. I hadn’t even seen that. There’s been a bunch of incidents like that one lately, though.

Sat Jan 26 17:00:05 +0000 2013

Replying to @amandafrench

Thanks for the links! Can’t wait to explore...

Sat Jan 26 19:01:36 +0000 2013

Replying to @tmccormick and @openlibhums

I’m very excited about it. Thanks!

Sat Jan 26 19:17:34 +0000 2013

Replying to @stephharves

I know, right? Very sad turnout.

Sat Jan 26 22:26:54 +0000 2013

Replying to @adelinekoh and @ryancordell

It's WP's native comments, plus a plugin called Twitter Mentions as Comments.

Sun Jan 27 03:46:24 +0000 2013

New post at Planned Obsolescence: Disagreement. http://wp.me/p2w8Sh-CX

Sun Jan 27 04:55:34 +0000 2013

Replying to @palumboliu

Excellent! I would love to hear about the seminar.

Sun Jan 27 05:05:07 +0000 2013

Replying to @ibogost

No one thing in particular. It’s been simmering for a while.

Sun Jan 27 05:10:03 +0000 2013

Replying to @readywriting

I apparently have a lot to say! Who knew?

Sun Jan 27 05:11:40 +0000 2013

Replying to @tcarmody, @ibogost and @ryancordell

provided one example in his post. There was a fair bit of MLA unpleasantness too. Surely you can imagine?

Sun Jan 27 05:15:58 +0000 2013

Replying to @tcarmody, @ibogost and @ryancordell

It does. Make sense that is. Honestly, I’m not trying to be coy.

Sun Jan 27 05:17:31 +0000 2013

Replying to @tcarmody, @ibogost and @ryancordell

At the same time, I don’t think that shaming the shamers would be a good move.

Sun Jan 27 05:17:52 +0000 2013

Replying to @tcarmody

What @karikraus said.

Sun Jan 27 05:18:09 +0000 2013

Replying to @dougreside

Owe you a Coke!

Sun Jan 27 05:27:17 +0000 2013

Replying to @palumboliu

That’s a great lineup!

Sun Jan 27 14:01:10 +0000 2013

Re-tweeting for those of you who weren’t on the Twitters at midnite: first, Tim McCormick’s response to my last post: http://tjm.org/2013/01/26/if-you-cant-hear-anything-nice-dont-hear-anything-robustness-vs-civility-of-networks/ +

Sun Jan 27 14:33:18 +0000 2013

And next, my response to him: Disagreement. http://www.plannedobsolescence.net/blog/disagreement/

Sun Jan 27 14:33:46 +0000 2013

Replying to @wgthomas3


Sun Jan 27 14:57:31 +0000 2013

Replying to @wynkenhimself, @brettbobley, @melissaterras and @lubar

Rumor has it that @aegeller is working on one. I’ve told her I’m dying to read it.

Sun Jan 27 15:34:07 +0000 2013

Replying to @katinalynn

Thank you!

Sun Jan 27 15:36:55 +0000 2013

Replying to @wynkenhimself, @sleonchnm, @parezcoydigo and @jmcclurken

My poison cabinet book? :)

Sun Jan 27 16:12:04 +0000 2013

Replying to @parezcoydigo, @wynkenhimself, @sleonchnm and @jmcclurken

It’s deadly.

Sun Jan 27 16:13:47 +0000 2013

Replying to @d_kompare

Very good point. But the internet’s mode of anonymous broadcast has some documented negative effects: http://fishbowl.pastiche.org/2004/04/02/penny_arcades_greater_internet_fuckwad_theory/

Sun Jan 27 18:12:59 +0000 2013

Replying to @d_kompare

Very interesting. I had not thought about that connection, but I think you’re right: we still imagine ourselves separated +

Sun Jan 27 18:18:54 +0000 2013

Replying to @d_kompare

rather than connected by the network somehow, alone in private space rather than together in a public one.

Sun Jan 27 18:19:18 +0000 2013

This has been a pretty remarkably productive weekend. I’ve cleared out my email backlog \(for which I hope I do not pay tomorrow\), finished +

Sun Jan 27 21:59:57 +0000 2013

work on two papers I owed people, and written a couple of blog posts. And I’ve gotten most of the way through putting together my mortgage +

Sun Jan 27 22:00:00 +0000 2013

application. Not bad for one regular-length weekend. #whew

Sun Jan 27 22:00:01 +0000 2013

Replying to @literarychica

Big time! Glad you got stuff done, too. It always feels better going into Monday that way.

Sun Jan 27 22:47:42 +0000 2013

Replying to @parezcoydigo

Thanks for this, Chad; it means a lot. The criticism is important for us to hear, but keeping lines of comm open is impt too.

Mon Jan 28 17:01:43 +0000 2013

Dear WP 3.5: You’re killing me. Love, kfitz.

Tue Jan 29 03:52:04 +0000 2013

Replying to @BenjaminHarwood

I’m using it in two places just fine. But the upgrade on a third site has totally borked it. See http://wordpress.org/support/topic/troubleshooting-wordpress-35-master-list

Tue Jan 29 03:56:27 +0000 2013

Replying to @surlyF

Oh yes, on my OS 7.5 machine. http://main.system7today.com/software/wordperfect/wordperfect.html

Tue Jan 29 05:07:30 +0000 2013

I am suddenly avatarless. What's that all about?

Tue Jan 29 05:09:31 +0000 2013

And it's back. Weird. Probably a sign that I should go to sleep.

Tue Jan 29 05:12:32 +0000 2013

Replying to @Ted_Underwood

That's deep.

Tue Jan 29 05:15:16 +0000 2013

So seriously, I need a WordPress guru. Anybody but me run up against this problem? http://wordpress.org/support/topic/dashboard-problems-in-35?replies=3

Tue Jan 29 19:57:12 +0000 2013

Replying to @tmccormick

I’m not sure how easy an option that is; it’s the dev instance of a multi-site network. But I may have to go that route.

Tue Jan 29 20:47:05 +0000 2013

RT @mediacommons: Kathleen Fitzpatrick responds to our survey on building digital cohorts and academic communities... http://fb.me/1Wk08OuyQ

Thu Jan 31 14:28:09 +0000 2013

Very happy that the final version of “Open Review: A Study of Contexts and Practices” is now available for download: http://mediacommons.futureofthebook.org/mcpress/open-review/

Thu Jan 31 19:04:12 +0000 2013

Replying to @wynkenhimself

Thanks! It’s great to see the final thing getting out there.

Thu Jan 31 20:36:24 +0000 2013

OH: "All you got in Murray Hill is stoned young people. You get out of college, and you move to Murray Hill."

Fri Feb 01 00:42:32 +0000 2013