2014 07 01 tweets

Replying to @jmittell

It was great seeing you here! Thanks for the city advice and for the great discussion.

Tue Jul 01 06:49:21 +0000 2014

Today I threw out my back by sneezing. The up side is I’m getting to do a lot of great moaning when I stand, or sit, or walk, or breathe.

Wed Jul 02 20:39:45 +0000 2014

Thanks for the kind words about my stupid back, all. It’s much, much better today!

Fri Jul 04 09:59:36 +0000 2014

Replying to @msbonn

Yikes! Glad to hear everyone is home safe!

Sun Jul 06 14:55:54 +0000 2014

RT @tanyaclement: Want a job? Want an employer? Sign up and come to the ACH AGM Jobslam: http://ach.org/2014/06/11/jobs-slam-dh2014/

Mon Jul 07 10:46:13 +0000 2014

RT @achdotorg: Don't forget our #dh2014 general meeting/jobs slam: http://ach.org/2014/06/11/jobs-slam-dh2014/ & 2nd annual Newcomers' Dinners: http://t.co/4hqa…

Mon Jul 07 15:18:00 +0000 2014

Neil Fraistat opening #dh2014; among the year’s accomplishments he details is our new conference code of conduct.

Tue Jul 08 15:12:29 +0000 2014

RT @pmhswe: +1000 RT @veek: Love love love that #dh2014 has a code of conduct. Thanks, everyone. http://dh2014.org/more/code-of-conduct/

Tue Jul 08 15:13:47 +0000 2014

RT @karikraus: Will miss @nowviskie's voice here at #dh2014. Thanks to @melissaterras, who will read her keynote later this week.

Tue Jul 08 15:29:22 +0000 2014

Replying to @briancroxall

There are some outlets below the seats, behind black plastic flip-up covers.

Tue Jul 08 15:29:53 +0000 2014

RT @DH2014Lausanne: Opening talks of #DH2014 streaming right now. Bruno Latour keynote to come soon. Happening here: http://dharchive.org/stream.html…

Tue Jul 08 15:30:36 +0000 2014

Replying to @veek and @briancroxall


Tue Jul 08 15:32:44 +0000 2014

Replying to @ernestopriego

I wouldn’t call it paywalled, unless you consider providing your name and email paying.

Tue Jul 08 15:49:54 +0000 2014

Replying to @briancroxall

Well, there’s a heck of a lot more money behind it, for one thing.

Tue Jul 08 16:25:05 +0000 2014

Replying to @briancroxall

Will come up with a less flippant answer by the time we talk.

Tue Jul 08 16:25:37 +0000 2014

Replying to @briancroxall


Tue Jul 08 16:25:50 +0000 2014

Replying to @tezcatlipoca

*waves back*

Tue Jul 08 16:32:34 +0000 2014

RT @roopikarisam: Confirm with your library that your institution is subscribed to LLC! Institutional subscriptions help ACH. #dh2014

Wed Jul 09 10:51:04 +0000 2014

Replying to @veek

Are there #dh2014 mugs?

Wed Jul 09 13:16:03 +0000 2014

Replying to @briancroxall and @veek

Aha. Would not trade. :) #dh2014

Wed Jul 09 13:17:05 +0000 2014

Replying to @briancroxall

Did you recharge, or did you find a plug in this room?

Wed Jul 09 14:19:19 +0000 2014

Replying to @briancroxall

On my way!

Wed Jul 09 14:30:39 +0000 2014

RT @ADHOrg: Ray Siemens talk starting now Live stream here: http://dh2014.org/program/keynotes/

Wed Jul 09 14:45:01 +0000 2014

RT @brettbobley: Very pleased to hear that William "Bro" Adams just confirmed by US Senate as next Chairman of the NEH! http://t.co/PTVZrZD…

Wed Jul 09 16:51:15 +0000 2014

Replying to @brettbobley


Wed Jul 09 16:51:24 +0000 2014

RT @MLAnews: House Appropriations Committee proposes reducing @NEHgov funding by $8 million. Voice your opposition to this cut: http://t.co…

Thu Jul 10 07:09:24 +0000 2014

I fear I may have totally hit the #dh2014 wall. Conferences should have a day off in the middle so everyone can recharge.

Thu Jul 10 08:29:00 +0000 2014

Replying to @briancroxall

It most certainly does not feel that way!

Thu Jul 10 08:34:03 +0000 2014

Replying to @jean_bauer and @laurenfklein

I like it. A #DayofDHsiesta.

Thu Jul 10 08:34:39 +0000 2014

RT @briancroxall: At #dh2014? Consider entering the @MLAnews’s New Varorium Shakespeare Digital Challenge: http://bit.ly/W06cdX.

Thu Jul 10 09:51:33 +0000 2014

RT @j0_0n: For those that missed my talk yesterday re: macro-etymology, I put the slides online: http://jonreeve.com/dh2014 #dh2014 http://t.co…

Thu Jul 10 12:39:58 +0000 2014

RT @MLAnews: Net neutrality is critical for education & research. The #MLA joins with other orgs in supporting net neutrality. http://t.co/…

Thu Jul 10 14:53:07 +0000 2014

RT @veek: .@nowviskie's "Digital Humanities in the Anthropocene" text posted. http://nowviskie.org/2014/anthropocene/ #dh2014

Thu Jul 10 16:28:44 +0000 2014

.@nowviskie Just gorgeous, B, and so important. Thank you.

Thu Jul 10 16:29:42 +0000 2014

Very cute, Amazon.

Fri Jul 11 09:15:15 +0000 2014

Replying to @captain_primate

Sharp-looking #MATRIX mug there, E. I will have to coax one out of you next time I visit!

Fri Jul 11 12:38:43 +0000 2014

Replying to @captain_primate

Aw, thanks! :)

Fri Jul 11 12:48:44 +0000 2014

Replying to @wynkenhimself

I have been hearing that Icelandic is the new Greek.

Fri Jul 11 13:27:47 +0000 2014

Replying to @wynkenhimself

This is good to hear. Though I think nonfat dairy of any kind is an abomination, generally speaking.

Fri Jul 11 13:30:57 +0000 2014

Replying to @dougreside


Fri Jul 11 16:29:10 +0000 2014

At Lausanne Gare, bidding farewell to #dh2014. Thanks all for a great conference!

Sat Jul 12 08:01:30 +0000 2014

Replying to @miriamkp

You too! And happy birthday as well, if I remember correctly!

Sat Jul 12 10:05:03 +0000 2014

Replying to @miriamkp

I thought so! Happy birthday to you too, @JenHoward! Hope you both have a great one.

Sat Jul 12 10:17:00 +0000 2014

Have arrived in Paris after a week in Berlin and a week in Lausanne. This is not likely to be the worst summer I have ever had.

Sat Jul 12 17:28:09 +0000 2014

When I said that I was going to need to sleep for a day or two once I got to Paris, I thought I was exaggerating. Judging by today, though…

Sun Jul 13 13:49:11 +0000 2014

RT @MLAnews: Good news: House Appropriations Committee has rescinded the proposed $8M @NEHgov budget cut. Thanks to all who spoke out!

Tue Jul 15 20:24:53 +0000 2014

New post at Planned Obsolescence: Must. http://wp.me/p2w8Sh-GT http://wp.me/s2w8Sh-must

Sun Jul 20 13:08:53 +0000 2014

Replying to @martin_eve

Thanks for the kind thoughts. Weirdly, I had a bout of what my doc thought was RA back in my 20s, so I return the empathy! +

Sun Jul 20 13:48:24 +0000 2014

Replying to @martin_eve

\(Was never sure what the illness was, but after 2\.5yrs of treatment & replacement of all my fillings\[\!\] it went into remission\.\)

Sun Jul 20 13:49:25 +0000 2014

Replying to @martin_eve

\(Happily, it never returned, leading to the leaky mercury filling hypothesis\.\)

Sun Jul 20 13:49:49 +0000 2014

Replying to @martin_eve

That’s exactly what this week has forced me to recognize: I’ve been lucky to be able to ignore it this long, but can’t anymore.

Sun Jul 20 13:53:47 +0000 2014

Replying to @martin_eve

Thank you! I honestly haven’t looked at any literature in 20+ years; it’s good to have the recommendation.

Sun Jul 20 13:57:18 +0000 2014

Replying to @martin_eve


Sun Jul 20 13:57:38 +0000 2014

Replying to @savasavasava

Ugh, I’m so sorry. It’s just no fun at all.

Sun Jul 20 13:57:53 +0000 2014

Replying to @RogerWhitson

Yes, totally true - though it kills me to justify exercise to myself with promises of increased productivity. Late-cap indeed.

Sun Jul 20 13:59:00 +0000 2014

.@tempoai just sent me an email telling me to congratulate two of my contacts on things they’ve recently accomplished.

Sun Jul 20 14:17:03 +0000 2014

I did not give @tempoai access to my contacts so that it could check up on them without my asking.

Sun Jul 20 14:17:33 +0000 2014

Not okay, @tempoai.

Sun Jul 20 14:17:43 +0000 2014

Replying to @nancybaym

Creepy. Links to web pages with ostensible news items about two colleagues saying I should “congratulate and share.”

Sun Jul 20 14:20:56 +0000 2014

Replying to @nancybaym

And one of them is completely unrelated, as far as I can tell.

Sun Jul 20 14:21:45 +0000 2014

Replying to @veek

Thanks, Vika!

Sun Jul 20 19:41:25 +0000 2014

Replying to @captain_primate

Have a great trip, E!

Mon Jul 21 10:43:25 +0000 2014

Replying to @CJ_Daugherty

Somebody got me yesterday with “Irish wristwatch,” which doesn’t *look* like it should be a problem, but sheesh.

Mon Jul 21 16:37:03 +0000 2014

RT @NEH_ODH: Pleased to announce Seven Digital Humanities Implementation Grants. Congratulations to the awardees! http://www.neh.gov/divisions/odh/grant-news/announcing-seven-digital-humanities-implementation-grants-july-2014

Mon Jul 21 19:08:51 +0000 2014

Replying to @jmittell and @NEH_ODH

So awesome, Jason; congrats!

Mon Jul 21 20:27:53 +0000 2014

Replying to @naypinya

I know that feeling! It'll be awesome - looking forward to having you around for local collaborating.

Tue Jul 22 19:34:40 +0000 2014

Replying to @sherah1918

Have a good one! I'm determined to reprioritize and make these changes stick.

Tue Jul 22 20:49:45 +0000 2014

Replying to @shannonmattern

I read an article not long ago about the energy/environmental savings that would be reaped w/o the suit requirement.

Wed Jul 23 15:01:25 +0000 2014

Replying to @shannonmattern

\(It was significant\.\)

Wed Jul 23 15:01:34 +0000 2014

RT @swarthmoreburke: Like Russell Berman at IHE \(http://www\.insidehighered\.com/views/2014/07/21/essay\-defending\-mla\-report\-doctoral\-education\), I'd also like to defend the MLA Task Force report. https://t.co/1…

Wed Jul 23 16:46:58 +0000 2014

RT @katinalynn: Talk about dismantling barriers. @scholarslab’s #codespeak toolkit equips anyone to host similar convo on tacit knowledge, …

Thu Jul 24 14:41:37 +0000 2014

RT @katinalynn: The @scholarslab #codespeak kit is here: https://github.com/scholarslab/codespeakkit More abt the Speaking in Code summit it’s based on: http:/…

Thu Jul 24 14:41:39 +0000 2014

Replying to @warnick

Right there with you.

Fri Jul 25 14:57:50 +0000 2014

Replying to @warnick

I’m in Europe, so I’ve pretty much made it all day. Definitely a voctory.

Fri Jul 25 15:02:31 +0000 2014

Replying to @warnick

Uh, victory. Not sure what a voctory would be.

Fri Jul 25 15:02:48 +0000 2014

Replying to @noctambulate

That may be the most awesome thing I’ve ever seen.

Sat Jul 26 18:06:26 +0000 2014

What is the web-based equivalent of the stage’s “break a leg”?

Mon Jul 28 14:28:16 +0000 2014

RT @MLACommons: We’ve rolled out a fresh new theme! Cleaner, simpler, easier to use. http://commons.mla.org. Read about the changes: http:/…

Mon Jul 28 16:42:28 +0000 2014

Replying to @mkgold

Thanks, Matt!

Mon Jul 28 18:43:16 +0000 2014

Replying to @tcarmody


Tue Jul 29 05:27:14 +0000 2014

Replying to @mkgold and @GC_CUNY

Congratulations! Fabulous news!

Tue Jul 29 15:13:14 +0000 2014

Replying to @savasavasava

Why thank you!

Tue Jul 29 15:19:23 +0000 2014

Replying to @wynkenhimself and @amndw2

Ooh, you do! I am sure that dashing events await.

Tue Jul 29 15:45:12 +0000 2014

Replying to @amndw2 and @wynkenhimself

Awesome. We will have to make a point of crossing paths in Vancouver so I can see it in person.

Tue Jul 29 16:10:44 +0000 2014

Replying to @briancroxall

I cannot take a position on the first part, but you’re absolutely right about @katinalynn!

Wed Jul 30 17:02:51 +0000 2014