Liston and Collaboration, part Two

Nov 13, 2012 | Uncategorized
Liston and Collaboration, part Two

I am still thinking about collaborative research after writing about the adventures of the Melba Liston Research Collective.  I spent some time this morning hunting down a few recent articles on collaborative research and writing in the humanities. Not too many, really. There’s the 2010 Deegan and McCarty collection Collaborative Research in the Digital Humanities. … Read more »

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What Makes Chicago Chicago?

Mar 11, 2012 | Uncategorized

Orit Sarfaty, senior consultant project manager and lead on the Lord team offered Austin, Texas as an example of the power of cultural planning. It’s probably a textbook case for people who study that kind of thing, but I was struck. Austin is known as “the live music capital of the world.” Whatever process they … Read more »

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Voices of Change

Feb 16, 2012 | Uncategorized
Voices of Change

Over the course of the last 10 months or so, I had the honor of working with two talented groups of students on a Hokin Project exhibition about black women in music. The result was Voices of Change. The Hokin Project is an arts management practicum course that provides gallery management, exhibition, curatorial, and design … Read more »

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