Much To-Do about Organsing My Time: Managing the Mess of Schedules and Lists

As the tasks and deadlines of the new year loom I find my eyes drawn to any tweet, post, update… Continue Reading Much To-Do about Organsing My Time: Managing the Mess of Schedules and Lists

#AcWriMo Update: Explorations in Peer Review, Data Collection, and Losing Myself in the Chthulucene

Unfortunately, I have not been able to maintain the kind of momentum I was so optimistic about at the beginning… Continue Reading #AcWriMo Update: Explorations in Peer Review, Data Collection, and Losing Myself in the Chthulucene

#AcWriMo 2016 Goals

It’s about that time of year again when us #AcWriMo devotees declare our intentions for the month ahead (and when… Continue Reading #AcWriMo 2016 Goals

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

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?