Talkin’ about an Academic Publishing Revolution

“Why aren’t we all just publishing our stuff open access?!?!” This question was asked by a frustrated scholar during a… Continue Reading Talkin’ about an Academic Publishing Revolution

Do Sewing Machines Dream of Electric Patriarchy? Women, Artificial Intelligence, and Misogyny

As a child, my walk home from school brought me past a boat yard every day. For years there was… Continue Reading Do Sewing Machines Dream of Electric Patriarchy? Women, Artificial Intelligence, and Misogyny

Some Thoughts on Creativity

Some #graffiti in #CorkCity provides a good message today for #dayofdh2016 and #uccdigitalis pic.twitter.com/0A7tQR4fSF — Donna M. Alexander (@americasstudies) April… Continue Reading Some Thoughts on Creativity

Starting the First Monograph

I am writing my first book. This means I am returning to my doctoral thesis to pull out the bits… Continue Reading Starting the First Monograph

Why the New Blog?

I started blogging at an early stage in my PhD research. At the time, academic blogging was a divisive topic.… Continue Reading Why the New Blog?