What I’m Reading Now

Jan 13, 2013 | Sounds and Sources
What I’m Reading Now

Ahmed, Sara. On Being Included: Racism and Diversity in Institutional Life. Durham: Duke University Press, 2012. Amazon description: “What does diversity do? What are we doing when we use the language of diversity? Sara Ahmed offers an account of the diversity world based on interviews with diversity practitioners in higher education, as well as her … Read more »

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What I’m Reading Now

Nov 8, 2012 | Sounds and Sources
What I’m Reading Now

Martin, Randy. Under New Management Universities, Administrative Labor, and the Professional Turn. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 2011. An NYU colleague and I just started a mini-book club to read and discuss this together. Any joiners?

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What I’m Reading Now

Oct 21, 2012 | Sounds and Sources
What I’m Reading Now

McPherson, Tara. Why Are the Digital Humanities So White? or Thinking the Histories of Race and Computation. Debates in the Digital Humanities. Edited by Matthew K. Gold. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2012. “Might we ask whether there is not something particular to the very forms of electronic culture that seems to encourage …a movement … Read more »

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What I’m Reading Now

Sep 22, 2012 | Sounds and Sources
What I’m Reading Now

Back issues of The American Archivist and A Different Kind of Web: New Connections Between Archives and Our Users Edited by Kate Theimer. Society of American Archivists Chicago 2011  

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What I’m Reading Now

Jun 21, 2012 | Sounds and Sources
What I’m Reading Now

Acoustic Territories: Sound Culture and Everyday Life by Brandon LaBelle Continuum International Publishing Group, 2011 Sound insists “on more than a representational semiotic, giving way to a sense or need for actual meeting. Sound explicitly brings bodies together.” p. xxiv

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