#DH11 - Digital Humanities 2011
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should capitalize on growing outward focus of the DH community. Could sense that energy @
Gaffield & Liu talks.
Fri Jun 24 00:10:27 +0000 2011 - tweet id
Love RT @briancroxall RT @sgsinclair: Alan Liu has become more activist because he got tired of being acted upon and reacting
Wed, 22 Jun 2011 21:45:29 +0000 - tweet id
Sounds like Alan Liu is lighting a good bonfire at DH. He is *very* devoted to the cause.
Wed, 22 Jun 2011 21:29:41 +0000 - tweet id
[note that Alan recognized difficulty of defining hum. research] RT @unsworth @sgsinclair Liu's last slide
Wed, 22 Jun 2011 21:18:43 +0000 - tweet id
@sgsinclair Alan Liu's last slide
Wed, 22 Jun 2011 21:16:26 +0000 - tweet id
Weird—was just talking Alan Liu with @rondol over lunch on Tuesday, and now he's (Liu) all over my Twitter feed via
. Time to read up.
Wed, 22 Jun 2011 21:13:11 +0000 - tweet id
Alan Liu: you can't think about humanities about applied instrumental use, our task is much broader
Wed, 22 Jun 2011 20:53:19 +0000 - tweet id
Alan Liu: basic science and the humanities both under threat
Wed, 22 Jun 2011 20:49:09 +0000 - tweet id
Taking a reading break to catch up on today's
tweets. Glad to see coverage of Alan Liu's @4Hum humanities advocacy initiative.
Wed, 22 Jun 2011 20:46:51 +0000 - tweet id
Alan Liu just caused for organized mobs in @4Hum.
Wed, 22 Jun 2011 20:41:10 +0000 - tweet id
Liu asks "What would a 'global humanities" mean?"
Wed, 22 Jun 2011 20:28:19 +0000 - tweet id
Both Alan Liu and @fraistat are so placid. Does that come with age or wisdom?
Wed Jun 22 20:27:58 +0000 2011 - tweet id
Alan Liu: humanities means many different things in different parts of the world but we are all subject to the forces of globalization
Wed Jun 22 20:26:55 +0000 2011 - tweet id
Liu: creating humanists who are also digital humanists would the ideal. Combine Moretti w/ @mljockers and you're good to go!
Wed, 22 Jun 2011 20:21:33 +0000 - tweet id
Liu: while @4Hum is a service for humanity at large, it also provides a service for us humanists as well.
Wed Jun 22 20:17:53 +0000 2011 - tweet id
Liu references JISC's "Inspiring Research, Inspiring Scholarship" -
- as model for future dev of 4Humanities.
Wed, 22 Jun 2011 20:16:22 +0000 - tweet id
Liu: DH should create new technologies that reimagine activism; break scholarship free of the document format @4hum
Wed Jun 22 20:13:04 +0000 2011 - tweet id
Liu: advocates for creating Tiger Teams for @4Hum.
Wed Jun 22 20:12:07 +0000 2011 - tweet id
As Liu implies, let's not forget that advocating to broad public will help with institutional advocacy, but not vice-versa
Wed, 22 Jun 2011 20:10:21 +0000 - tweet id
Liu calls for a new generation of advocacy tools organic to humanities research and teaching.
Wed Jun 22 20:09:59 +0000 2011 - tweet id
Liu's call: create a new generation of advocacy tools that are organic to humanities research and teaching.
Wed, 22 Jun 2011 20:09:46 +0000 - tweet id
Liu suggests we need to break out of the mold of blog posts, news, advocacy statements, etc. in favor of videos & viral social media.
Wed Jun 22 20:08:01 +0000 2011 - tweet id
Liu's call for melding DH advocacy w/broader, public humanities for the greater good echoes Gaffield's
talk. Let's organize; let's go!
Wed, 22 Jun 2011 20:07:49 +0000 - tweet id
Liu suggests we need to break out of the mold of blog posts, news, advocacy statements, etc. in favor of videos & viral soial media.
Wed Jun 22 20:07:23 +0000 2011 - tweet id
Alan Liu: they've got students doing series of 60-second videos on theme of "Why the humanities are good to eat."
Wed, 22 Jun 2011 20:07:21 +0000 - tweet id
Liu: need better way to harvest student voices - "natural pipeline into homes where taxpayers live."
Wed Jun 22 20:05:33 +0000 2011 - tweet id
Amen! RT @briancroxall: Liu: advocating for the DH should be advocating for what the humanities can do for society at large.
Wed Jun 22 20:05:32 +0000 2011 - tweet id
Liu: advocating for
is part and parcel of advocating for
Wed Jun 22 20:05:11 +0000 2011 - tweet id
Liu: advocating for the DH should be advocating for what the humanities can do for society at large.
Wed Jun 22 20:05:02 +0000 2011 - tweet id
Alan Liu shows 4Humanities:
. Advocacy for Humanities. Powered by the Digital Humanities Community.
Wed Jun 22 20:03:43 +0000 2011 - tweet id
Alan Liu shows 4Humanities:
advocacy by DHists. This'll be *amazingly* compelling when it gets more design love.
Wed, 22 Jun 2011 20:00:35 +0000 - tweet id
Liu wants to get content up on @4Hum & then get Bill Gates & 5K+ more well-known people to write 50 words @ importance of humanities.
Wed Jun 22 19:59:22 +0000 2011 - tweet id
Alan Liu plans on making a personal appeal to Bill Gates, asking him why the Humanities matter to him as part of advocacy effort.
Wed Jun 22 19:59:17 +0000 2011 - tweet id
MT @jmburroughs Reflection on Liu talk: Worth noting that scholars (esp. in hum) are used to a reflective stance, not activist stance.
Wed Jun 22 19:55:11 +0000 2011 - tweet id
Liu: "The unique premise of this particular humanities advocacy movement [@4Hum] is that it's powered by the digital humanities."
Wed, 22 Jun 2011 19:54:48 +0000 - tweet id
Liu: .@4Hum is intended to be powered by DH community, with the things that we can bring to the table.
Wed Jun 22 19:53:49 +0000 2011 - tweet id
Reflection on Alan Liu talk: Worth noting that scholars (esp. in humanities) are used to a reflective stance, not an activist stance.
Wed Jun 22 19:53:00 +0000 2011 - tweet id
4Humanities - part of Liu's talk at centerNet lunch:
. Mission statement:
Wed, 22 Jun 2011 19:52:00 +0000 - tweet id
My hero! RT @briancroxall: RT @sgsinclair: Alan Liu has become more activist because he got tired of being acted upon & reacting
Wed Jun 22 19:49:59 +0000 2011 - tweet id
Alan Liu sharing some of the discussions from Humanist from last October, related to cuts in the UK.
Wed Jun 22 19:48:36 +0000 2011 - tweet id
Alan Liu on philosophers on the Internt. They're called "trolls."
Wed, 22 Jun 2011 19:47:49 +0000 - tweet id
Liu talking about public advocacy--need, as humanists, to describe what we do that has impact, similar to what scientists have done.
Wed Jun 22 19:47:46 +0000 2011 - tweet id
Alan Liu glosses "non-podium instruction days" as faculty-driven response to state-mandated furloughs.
Wed Jun 22 19:45:29 +0000 2011 - tweet id
Alan Liu speaking about advocacy for the humanities via 4Humanities and UC Commission on the Future
Wed Jun 22 19:44:10 +0000 2011 - tweet id
MT @karikraus: Alan Liu begins w caveat that activist role he's taken on as part of @4Hum is outside his comfort zone, but necessary.
Wed, 22 Jun 2011 19:44:05 +0000 - tweet id
Alan Liu has become more activist because he got tired of being acted upon and reacting
Wed Jun 22 19:42:42 +0000 2011 - tweet id
Alan Liu begins talk with the caveat that activist role he's taken on as part of @4Hum is outside his comfort zone, but necessary.
Wed, 22 Jun 2011 19:42:36 +0000 - tweet id
Alan Liu talking about the difficulties of coming into dept chairmanship during budget cuts in CA.
Wed Jun 22 19:42:22 +0000 2011 - tweet id
Alan Liu is talking about 4Humanities:
Wed Jun 22 19:40:09 +0000 2011 - tweet id
Alan Liu - 4Humanities: The Digital Humanities Community & Humanities Advocacy
Wed Jun 22 19:39:14 +0000 2011 - tweet id
Alan Liu about to take podium at centerNet meeting
Wed Jun 22 19:37:51 +0000 2011 - tweet id
Cayley, Baldwin, Wardrip-Fruin, Montfort, Raley, Kirschenbaum, Liu, Kraus all in a little room? if you're not here, you're missing out
Wed, 22 Jun 2011 17:42:47 +0000 - tweet id
MT @fraistat: Free lunch + big announcement + Alan's Liu's presentation on humanities advocacy at centerNet members meeting at noon.
Wed, 22 Jun 2011 16:05:42 +0000 - tweet id
Free lunch + big announcement + Alan's Liu's presentation about humanities advocacy at the centerNet members meeting at noon.
Wed, 22 Jun 2011 16:03:41 +0000 - tweet id
Anyone know when Alan Liu will be speaking at the centerNet mtg--at the beginning, in the middle, or toward the end?
Wed, 22 Jun 2011 14:40:03 +0000 - tweet id
Alan Liu brought up a great point in the @mljockers et al panel about topic modeling: how we name the clusters still affects interp.
Tue, 21 Jun 2011 21:09:43 +0000 - tweet id
@dhcenternet RT @mljockers:
schedule update. Alan Liu will speak on Wednesday at noon. see:
Sat Jun 18 20:35:50 +0000 2011 - tweet id
schedule update. Alan Liu will speak on Wednesday at noon. see: https://dh2011.stanford.edu/?p=1229
Sat Jun 18 20:34:16 +0000 2011 - tweet id
And finally, Alan Liu's talk on humanities advocacy. A lot to digest in 3 days...
Fri, 17 Jun 2011 19:03:01 +0000 - tweet id
MT @mkirschenbaum: @
? Alan Liu will speak at the lunchtime
Meeting 622 about humanities advocacy in a time of crisis.
Thu, 16 Jun 2011 21:57:38 +0000 - tweet id
MT @fraistat: Going to
? Alan Liu will speak at the lunchtime
Meeting June 22 about humanities advocacy in a time of crisis.
Thu, 16 Jun 2011 21:45:53 +0000 - tweet id
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