2018 05 01 tweets

Thank you! It was a pleasure getting to talk with you, and I’ll look forward to seeing the work you’re doing! https://twitter.com/PubPhilJ/status/991745464939708416

Wed May 02 18:58:44 +0000 2018

Replying to @ryancordell

Oh hey! The things that happen when I miss a day on the twitters. Congratulations!!!

Wed May 02 21:18:29 +0000 2018

Replying to @edrabinski

I’m so sorry to hear this. Sending good thoughts for next steps your way.

Fri May 04 16:18:05 +0000 2018

RT @humcommons: Our virtual summer camp begins May 27th, so make sure to join our HC group as soon as possible if you'd like to strengthen…

Tue May 08 14:28:28 +0000 2018

Replying to @kfitz

Huge, and well-deserved congratulations to Dr. @LBMcGrath on a brilliant defense today! Glad to see that it was appropriately christened. https://twitter.com/LBMcGrath/status/994328356048068608

Thu May 10 00:32:22 +0000 2018

Very excited to welcome @jsalem75 to campus later this summer! https://twitter.com/captain_primate/status/996425733642780674

Tue May 15 16:44:39 +0000 2018

Replying to @jsalem75

I’ll look forward to seeing what we might cook up!

Tue May 15 16:46:47 +0000 2018

On reading That Book, the one you really needed to read, and discovering just how much you needed it. https://kfitz.info/reading-anxiety-possibility/

Tue May 15 19:59:56 +0000 2018

Replying to @lagernina

Oh my, yes. It’s amazing how long we can overlook such things!

Tue May 15 20:17:11 +0000 2018

Replying to @martin_eve

Argh, Martin — sending you all good wishes and hopes for WAY better than this!

Wed May 16 21:03:46 +0000 2018

RT @BendProf: Reading, Anxiety, Possibility (where I discover a book I really want to read for my sabbatical: Intimate Practices by Anne Ge…

Wed May 16 22:06:05 +0000 2018

Replying to @BendProf

You’ll love it!

Wed May 16 22:06:29 +0000 2018

RT @jeroenson: Really excited to present this interview with @kfitz on the #OpenAccess in #Mediastudies website! We talked about open schol…

Wed May 16 22:14:21 +0000 2018

RT @kmapesy: "There is much work left to be done" - Rachael Denhollander


--> #MSU, let's get to work.

Wed May 16 22:29:56 +0000 2018

Writing Is Hard. http://kfitz.info/writing-is-hard/

Thu May 17 14:43:16 +0000 2018

I am on the James Baldwin/Mary Oliver cusp, which breaks my brain a little but in a really good way. https://electricliterature.com/whats-your-author-horoscope-760286536ac0

Fri May 18 19:15:16 +0000 2018

Replying to @kfitz

Really excited about this. Thanks for all your hard work and for including me, @jenterysayers! https://twitter.com/jenterysayers/status/998287059373641728

Sun May 20 19:45:38 +0000 2018

RT @HuMetricsHSS: "True equity requires us to think about ways of opening up the entirety of the scholarly conversation to all participants…

Sun May 20 21:32:41 +0000 2018

Continuing to think through questions about community, generosity, and obligation: https://kfitz.info/on-generosity-and-obligation/

Mon May 21 14:35:47 +0000 2018

This is relevant to my interests. https://twitter.com/ayjay/status/998561215323492353

Mon May 21 14:46:24 +0000 2018

Replying to @cscannella

I’m just now looking into it, so I have no idea yet. Will let you know if I figure it out.

Mon May 21 16:28:34 +0000 2018

I’ve gotten to spend the last week-plus in a house on the shore of a lake far from nearly all demands other than revising [_Generous Thinking_]\(http://generousthinking\.hcommons\.org\). It’s been blissful.

Mon May 21 17:38:22 +0000 2018

A few immediate issues popped up in my micro experiment: markdown wasn’t enabled on the blog so posts there were, well, in markdown. And I’ve had to add a filter so that email followers don’t these posts. This one is a test to see if I’ve fixed these issues or not.

Mon May 21 18:54:47 +0000 2018

RT @audiocat7: “[W]e do bear actual obligations toward one another deriving from our common presence in a space, an institution, a communit…

Mon May 21 19:33:20 +0000 2018

RT @terrainsvagues: "If we are going to build and sustain communities, then—not romanticized communities, but rather communities based in s…

Mon May 21 19:33:37 +0000 2018

Okay, it appears that I’ve managed to get http://micro.blog posts connected to the aside post type and the micro category at http://kfitz.info, while ensuring that email subscribers to the blog don’t get these updates filling their inboxes, AMA.

Mon May 21 20:48:07 +0000 2018

WE. ARE. THE. WOLVES. https://barnard.edu/commencement/archives/2018/abby-wambach-remarks

Tue May 22 16:27:05 +0000 2018

RT @rrkennison: .@terrainsvagues talks about the birth of @humcommons as a collaboration between @columbialib and @MLACommons, originally f…

Tue May 22 17:14:27 +0000 2018

Replying to @DanicaSavonick

I absolutely did — thank you so much for recommending it!

Tue May 22 17:47:44 +0000 2018

Replying to @MikeFurlough

Your wish is my command. Stand by.

Tue May 22 21:52:45 +0000 2018

It’s going to be hard to leave here.

Tue May 22 21:57:10 +0000 2018

Congrats, @MaleaMSU! https://twitter.com/msuwrac/status/999036441761079296

Tue May 22 22:37:12 +0000 2018

RT @jadedid: Draft of Empathy Manifesto #1: Emerging Technologies \(VR\) or Technically Feeling http://jadedid.com/blog/2018/05/21/draft-of-empathy-manifesto-1-emerging-technologies-vr-or-technically-feeling/

Wed May 23 11:17:24 +0000 2018

Replying to @jadedid

Thanks SO much for this. I just hit the chunk of my manuscript that’s thinking about the problem of empathy, and this is an enormous help! I’ll look forward to seeing how it develops!

Wed May 23 11:18:26 +0000 2018

From Jade E. Davis, Draft of Empathy Manifesto #1: “To be in the shoes of an Other still leaves you with your own feet.” http://jadedid.com/blog/2018/05/21/draft-of-empathy-manifesto-1-emerging-technologies-vr-or-technically-feeling/

Wed May 23 11:22:48 +0000 2018

RT @colindickey: Hi you can eulogize Philip Roth and still point out the deeply misogynist sense of male sexual entitlement that runs throu…

Wed May 23 12:30:24 +0000 2018

Hugely looking forward to this. Do submit and encourage others to do so as well! https://twitter.com/joelburges/status/999290650062409728

Wed May 23 14:16:31 +0000 2018

I just got informed of a privacy policy update from a service I’ve never heard of. Is GDPR becoming a tactic for scammers?

Wed May 23 17:14:07 +0000 2018

RT @humcommons: Do you research or teach #film? If so, we think you can benefit from joining the @humcommons #FilmStudies group. There you…

Wed May 23 20:52:10 +0000 2018

RT @richardnvgraham: Great article by @kfitz on Obsolescence and Innovation. Providing nuance to debates concerning planned obsolescence, t…

Thu May 24 15:05:55 +0000 2018

“The Media & Democracy Network aggregates & curates academic research, news, and opinion investigating the close relationship between media, technology, and democracy.” Volunteer to serve as an Editor-at-Large! https://mdn.ssrc.org/

Thu May 24 17:27:34 +0000 2018

OMG I miss us all. https://twitter.com/waxpancake/status/999699093277442048

Thu May 24 18:15:01 +0000 2018

Replying to @sherah1918

Indeed. Indeed.

Thu May 24 18:20:13 +0000 2018

Replying to @tressiemcphd

Female, and some of the time, yes. The more focused the event \(keynoting a week\-long seminar, for instance\) the more likely the call request.

Thu May 24 18:39:25 +0000 2018

RT @brandontlocke: By age 35, all librarians should be compared to a ruthless, murderous mobster for declining to purchase materials from a…

Thu May 24 21:51:36 +0000 2018

We drove into this place on the northern coast of the Upper Peninsula two weeks ago tomorrow, and there was not a leaf to be found. Over the course of three days this week, everything went green. It’s the edge of summer here now. I so regret not having before and after pictures.

Thu May 24 22:50:00 +0000 2018

Sending love and solidarity to the women of Ireland. #HomeToVote #RepealThe8th #ItsTime

Fri May 25 11:36:07 +0000 2018

Replying to @mannahattamamma

Big Bay! ❤️

Fri May 25 15:20:59 +0000 2018

Heading back home after an amazing two weeks spent writing and reading and staring at the lake. Just the fast reboot I needed to make the transition to summer.

Fri May 25 15:36:30 +0000 2018

Our lake house, not incidentally, came with its own bear.

Fri May 25 15:36:54 +0000 2018

Replying to @jasonrhody

Har har har.

Fri May 25 16:19:56 +0000 2018

Replying to @jackjewers and @giles_milburn

Hey, fabulous! Congratulations!

Fri May 25 17:34:26 +0000 2018

Replying to @MikeFurlough

I mean, you wouldn’t want to have to get your own.

Fri May 25 19:59:39 +0000 2018

❤️❤️❤️ https://twitter.com/Anna_Mazz/status/999979726243614720

Fri May 25 21:53:20 +0000 2018

RT @fkelleter: public humanities workshop recommending @humcommons over http://academia.edu and other aca-spam #dgfa18 https://t.co/iVT…

Sat May 26 12:28:12 +0000 2018

I have somehow managed to achieve a state of vacation equilibrium that I previously thought mythical: Not a day too short. Not a day too long. Perfectly restful. So glad to be heading home.

Sat May 26 12:32:49 +0000 2018

What’s wrong with the ways we measure universities? Pretty much everything. \(Thread\.\) https://twitter.com/martin_eve/status/1001373770697801730

Tue May 29 11:47:14 +0000 2018

Oh, except this. https://twitter.com/martin_eve/status/1001376782220656643

Tue May 29 11:47:33 +0000 2018

This. \(See also Generous Thinking, chapter 5, which I started revising today\.\) https://twitter.com/ncecire/status/1001414593137213440

Tue May 29 11:50:35 +0000 2018

RT @AperioUVA: We're excited to announce that we officially launched Aperio, the University of Virginia's new open access press today. This…

Thu May 31 18:23:34 +0000 2018