Monthly Archives for January 2013

Exploring visualisations of electronic literature communities at the Digital Methods Winter School

I’m excited to be off to the Digital Methods Winter School in Amsterdam tomorrow! The first day is a mini conference (and look at all the interesting stuff in the reader!) and then there’s a three day workshop where we … Continue reading

21. January 2013 by Jill
Categories: Electronic literature, ELMCIP, Social Network Analysis | 1 comment

How to be an open access scholar

After writing a blog post about open access, Bente Kalsnes asked today for practical suggestions on how to be an Open Access researcher. Here’s how: Publish in open access journals. If you’re in Norway, you’ll also want to search DBH’s list … Continue reading

17. January 2013 by Jill
Categories: Networked Politics | 1 comment

Teaching the cybertext taxonomy with dice

This morning I got to meet our new Bachelor of Digital Culture students teaching the class on cybertext in our Digital Genres: Digital Art, Electronic Literature, and Computer Games course. I was going to just walk students through the taxonomy … Continue reading

17. January 2013 by Jill
Categories: Digital Art, Teaching | Tags: , , , | Leave a comment

#PDFtribute, Aaron Swartz, and the need to fight for open access in academic publishing

Three days ago, internet activist Aaron Swartz killed himself, as has been reported widely across social and traditional media. He killed himself on the second anniversary of being arrested for having downloaded thousands of academic articles from JSTOR via a … Continue reading

14. January 2013 by Jill
Categories: Networked Politics, Running for Vice-Rector | Tags: , , , | 1 comment

Norway’s first university election campaign in social media?

We’ve had a Facebook page for our Atakan for rektor 2013 campaign for, oh, several weeks already (follow us!), and today I saw our opponents, Team Olsen, have set up a Facebook page too. Dag Rune Olsen is already an … Continue reading

10. January 2013 by Jill
Categories: Running for Vice-Rector, social media | Leave a comment

What are the main hindrances for innovation in Norwegian digital content and sercvices?

For just over a year, I’ve been going to Oslo once a month to discuss hindrances for innovation and growth in digital content and services in Norway with an incredibly inspiring group of people: lawyers, consumer rights’ advocates, programmers, a … Continue reading

10. January 2013 by Jill
Categories: Networked Politics | Leave a comment

Norsk blogghistorie

[This Norwegian post is about early blogging history in Norway. English posting will resume shortly!] Kristian Bjørkelo redigerer en antologi med arbeidstittelen Bloggnoreg, som kommer ut på Humanist forlag om noen måneder, og jeg har fått i oppdrag å skrive … Continue reading

02. January 2013 by Jill
Categories: Blogging | 1 comment