2020 09 01 tweets

Ooh, happy book birthday to @JenHoward’s CLUTTER! I cannot wait to dive into my copy. https://beltpublishing.com/collections/frontpage/products/clutter-a-history?mc_cid=d52f2db758

Tue Sep 01 14:41:43 +0000 2020

RT @achdotorg: From ACH Exec: Humanist has long been an important resource for members of the ACH community. Willard McCarty has recently m…

Tue Sep 01 18:40:11 +0000 2020

RT @terrainsvagues: In an @InvestInOpen community call, & @kaythaney asks where we would go if we could go anywhere now—damn the question i…

Wed Sep 02 16:02:18 +0000 2020

RT @Karnythia: Some of the kids eating breakfast in their Zoom class just got to the place with a good internet connection. Some had to wai…

Wed Sep 02 20:42:42 +0000 2020

New department, new colleagues: most exciting news! https://twitter.com/CALMSU/status/1301258780106280961

Wed Sep 02 20:47:39 +0000 2020

RT @SchAdvResearch: #SARPress will be celebrating #PeerRevWeek20, and in the meantime we're sharing some favorite articles. @kfitz writes,…

Thu Sep 03 14:12:08 +0000 2020

I... what even happened today?

Thu Sep 03 22:13:49 +0000 2020

Replying to @SheilaB01


Thu Sep 03 22:15:15 +0000 2020

Replying to @mkirschenbaum

Dang. Please tell me we don’t have to do this every week.

Thu Sep 03 22:16:21 +0000 2020

Replying to @susanmpls

It is a wonder, and a much needed respite from... \(gestures broadly\)

Thu Sep 03 22:19:34 +0000 2020

Replying to @mkirschenbaum

Ohgod I was afraid you were going to say that...

Thu Sep 03 22:37:36 +0000 2020

My brilliant colleague, and her brilliant colleagues. https://twitter.com/DrYoFiggy/status/1301651870851760133

Thu Sep 03 22:46:00 +0000 2020

If any of you have military members among your loved ones, as I do, prepare yourselves for some serious blood pressure elevation, and then make a plan to effing vote: https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2020/09/trump-americans-who-died-at-war-are-losers-and-suckers/615997/

Thu Sep 03 23:03:56 +0000 2020

RT @tressiemcphd: I truly believe that the way universities are breaking their covenant with students during this pandemic will not be forg…

Sat Sep 05 15:58:58 +0000 2020

Southwest Louisiana is still without power and water, 9 days later. This is devastating. And deadly. https://poweroutage.us/area/state/louisiana

Sat Sep 05 19:18:52 +0000 2020

RT @luiscfhenriques: Nowadays, more than ever, we need free and open-access platforms such as @humcommons for our digital humanities. Check…

Sat Sep 05 23:14:22 +0000 2020

And it will continue to climb, until power and water are restored. https://poweroutage.us/area/state/louisiana https://twitter.com/WCJB20/status/1302728283319132162

Sun Sep 06 22:51:28 +0000 2020

Replying to @atrubek

This sounds like my kinda hotel. \(Glad you’re taking care of yourself\.\)

Mon Sep 07 22:40:51 +0000 2020

Replying to @sharonmleon

Ooooh. Which one? And what have you made with it?

Mon Sep 07 23:22:17 +0000 2020

Replying to @sharonmleon


Mon Sep 07 23:29:29 +0000 2020

Replying to @sharonmleon

It’s that time of year.

Mon Sep 07 23:36:00 +0000 2020

Replying to @sharonmleon

Wow. We didn’t plant anything, but our CSA has delivered a ton.

Mon Sep 07 23:40:23 +0000 2020

RT @achdotorg: Reminder: The ACH Exec Council has an RFP out for a Racial Justice Consultant "to conduct a systematic review of ACH policie…

Tue Sep 08 20:51:44 +0000 2020

Replying to @tcarmody

Thinking about you, Tim. <3

Wed Sep 09 12:26:31 +0000 2020

RT @oabooksnetwork: LAUNCH EVENT: the Open Access Books Network will host our official launch on Tuesday 15 September at 4pm BST via Zoom -…

Thu Sep 10 17:37:39 +0000 2020

RT @achdotorg: .@achdotorg is seeking a consultant on racial justice to do a systematic review of ACH policies and procedures - more here:…

Thu Sep 10 21:34:10 +0000 2020

RT @ach2021: In 2021, @achdotorg's #ACH2021 Conference will take place entirely online, with the Houston-based conference postponed to 2022…

Fri Sep 11 00:05:45 +0000 2020

Wow, selective memory much? The horrors we see around us today are worse, for sure, but we wouldn’t be here now without the violent xenophobia and vacuum in leadership following 9/11.

Fri Sep 11 14:32:14 +0000 2020

This. I care deeply about the org under discussion, and I have given and will continue to give a lot of time and money to support it. But something in my ability to pay to attend what many can’t afford leaves me queasy. https://twitter.com/wynkenhimself/status/1304471093902807040

Fri Sep 11 20:26:38 +0000 2020

RT @achdotorg: In June, ACH issued its #BlackLivesMatter statement, https://ach.org/ach-statement-on-black-lives-matter-structural-racism-and-our-organization/ & we are working to enact it.

Fri Sep 11 20:28:34 +0000 2020

RT @achdotorg: A major way that we are doing so is by issuing an RFP to engage a consultant on racial justice to help ACH improve racial eq…

Fri Sep 11 20:28:40 +0000 2020

RT @achdotorg: ACH Exec members are also "Creating a mentorship program that provides venues and opportunities for a more diverse scholarly…

Fri Sep 11 20:28:48 +0000 2020

RT @achdotorg: We'll also be "Correcting the historical racial imbalance of keynote speakers at ACH/ADHO conferences by inviting BIPOC DH s…

Fri Sep 11 20:28:55 +0000 2020

RT @achdotorg: Lots of work remains to be done & ACH Exec Council is on it. More to come via the newsletter (incl profiles of DH practition…

Fri Sep 11 20:29:01 +0000 2020

Replying to @mkirschenbaum

The first time I \(accidentally\!\) used cross-device copy and paste I almost had a heart attack.

Fri Sep 11 20:30:15 +0000 2020

Replying to @gmbritton

Yikes. I’ll be thinking about you both!

Sat Sep 12 13:46:08 +0000 2020

Kathleen: my actual name, good all around, 10/10
kfitz: you’re a beloved colleague, 9/10
Kay: you’re family or we were friends before 1989, 6/10; otherwise you are dead to me, -10/10
Katherine and/or Fitzgerald: you get to do this once, 1/10
Kathy, Katie: 🤦🏻‍♀️ https://twitter.com/CristinaLAlfar/status/1304484398197338112

Sat Sep 12 14:39:00 +0000 2020

Replying to @wynkenhimself

It actually kinda tickles me.

Sat Sep 12 15:37:33 +0000 2020

Replying to @jwolman

That one will do, I suppose.

Sat Sep 12 17:53:30 +0000 2020

Replying to @jsalem75

That’s really interesting, Joe Salem! 😁

Sat Sep 12 17:56:20 +0000 2020

Replying to @jonmfrey


Sat Sep 12 21:13:12 +0000 2020

Tonight’s dinner: https://cooking.nytimes.com/recipes/1018275-roasted-eggplant-and-tomato-pasta?smid=ck-recipe-iOS-share. Thanks to @sharonmleon, served with my first attempt at homemade pasta. I may be utterly ruined for anything else.

Sun Sep 13 22:41:22 +0000 2020

Replying to @sharonmleon

So amazing. Thanks for posting about yours!

Sun Sep 13 23:15:42 +0000 2020

RT @achdotorg: *September 18* is the deadline for responding to ACH Exec Council's RFP for a Racial Justice Consultant. More info here: ht…

Mon Sep 14 23:19:40 +0000 2020

RT @gmbritton: We study colleges and universities.

Mon Sep 14 23:20:18 +0000 2020

RT @eugenegu: If there were mass hysterectomies at an ICE detention facility, then the United Nations must conduct an independent investiga…

Tue Sep 15 14:33:41 +0000 2020

RT @cplong: Reflections on the Indicators of Excellence in a Liberal Arts Education for the Taking the Measure of the Liberal Arts colloqui…

Tue Sep 15 18:45:22 +0000 2020

RT @junanaguy: Intellectual generosity starts with conversations, which require being actively receptive, open and caring for the other. So…

Thu Sep 17 00:30:49 +0000 2020

RT @achdotorg: Deadline extended for our RFP to consultants on racial justice — details here: https://ach.org/blog/2020/08/25/rfp-racial-justice-consultant/.

Thu Sep 17 01:22:00 +0000 2020

RT @pmhswe: This past summer, ACH released its Black Lives Matter Statement & one of our goals is to engage a racial justice consultant for…

Thu Sep 17 18:55:16 +0000 2020

Oh dear god no. No no no.

Fri Sep 18 23:37:42 +0000 2020

Replying to @sharonmleon

Ooh wow!!!

Mon Sep 21 00:37:38 +0000 2020

Thanks for @paigecmorgan for linking to this thread. Friends, there’s crucial advice in here. Take care of yourselves. https://twitter.com/ProfAishaAhmad/status/1307697965260328961

Tue Sep 22 18:40:54 +0000 2020

Has @suttonkoeser been looking at my project roadmap? https://twitter.com/suttonkoeser/status/1308400091972145156

Wed Sep 23 17:08:53 +0000 2020

It breaks my heart that this is the question that needs to be asked. But this is the question that needs to be asked. OF US. https://twitter.com/tressiemcphd/status/1308849114000621570

Wed Sep 23 19:29:01 +0000 2020

I gotcha, who’s next https://twitter.com/wilbanks/status/1308842255311155210

Wed Sep 23 23:10:47 +0000 2020

RT @wynkenhimself: I am spluttering with rage. To suggest the problem is identifying the racism and sexism that has shaped this country fro…

Wed Sep 23 23:14:00 +0000 2020

THIS WEEK. https://twitter.com/ddale8/status/1308916144972222466

Thu Sep 24 00:45:47 +0000 2020

RT @achdotorg: Thanks to an Exec Council working group led by @suttonkoeser, ACH now has a "guide toward anti-racist technical technology":…

Fri Sep 25 21:28:05 +0000 2020

Replying to @shannonmattern

Oh Shannon. I am so sorry to hear this. Sending you and your colleagues all my best.

Fri Sep 25 21:38:10 +0000 2020

RT @DHatMSU: #MSUDH is pleased to be joined by @vszabo who will present the 2020 Distinguished Lecture "The Virtual in the Digital: Post-DH…

Fri Sep 25 22:02:15 +0000 2020

Replying to @sharonmleon

All. The. Time.

Sat Sep 26 00:55:17 +0000 2020

I just gave $750 in the hope that we can begin to undo the damage this criminal has done to our democracy. #37days

Mon Sep 28 00:10:39 +0000 2020

Replying to @LCassuto

Take a look at ActBlue; they have some good bang for your buck options.

Mon Sep 28 00:51:49 +0000 2020

Huge congratulations! An inspirational success story for a new publishing model. 🎉 https://twitter.com/martin_eve/status/1310511970567757825

Mon Sep 28 13:54:42 +0000 2020

Ohhhh this is the best thing I’ve heard in eons! https://twitter.com/j_zimms/status/1310696894578987016

Mon Sep 28 21:48:43 +0000 2020

111. Ontology. 🤔 https://twitter.com/jasonrhody/status/1310900820418977792

Tue Sep 29 11:21:41 +0000 2020

The @humcommons team and I are delighted to unveil some forthcoming changes designed to expand and sustain the network. We hope you’ll explore and join in! https://twitter.com/humcommons/status/1310960372770320387

Tue Sep 29 15:32:59 +0000 2020

RT @EthanWatrall: 0 to 25K users in three years is a spectacularly impressive feat…and a real testament to the community building efforts o…

Tue Sep 29 15:35:39 +0000 2020

Replying to @nowviskie, @meshresearch, @msulibraries and @CALMSU

Thanks so much, Bethany! We’re really excited about what’s ahead. 🎉

Wed Sep 30 00:25:44 +0000 2020

RT @CALMSU: #MSU has taken over hosting and development of #HumanitiesCommons, an online network for people working in the humanities. Read…

Wed Sep 30 17:07:24 +0000 2020

RT @jasonrhody: Humanities Commons demonstrates what it means to build scholarly infrastructure that foregrounds values (such as openness,…

Wed Sep 30 17:22:36 +0000 2020

This is the thread I needed today. https://twitter.com/Sotherans/status/1311255909880995840

Wed Sep 30 20:48:14 +0000 2020

This is a most generous reading! https://twitter.com/gmbritton/status/1311398584596811780

Wed Sep 30 20:56:56 +0000 2020

Replying to @sivavaid

Noooo! Siva, I’m so sorry to hear this. I hope that it’s quick and mild, and that you make a full recovery soon.

Wed Sep 30 20:59:24 +0000 2020

RT @msulibraries: Fantastic news! What does Dean of Libraries @jsalem75 say? “We celebrate all that Humanities Commons represents: access,…

Wed Sep 30 22:45:24 +0000 2020