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Kathleen Fitzpatrick
Kathleen Fitzpatrick
Professor of Media Studies at Pomona College

"New Scholarly Texts, New Scholarly Practices: A Discussion with Kathleen Fitzpatrick on Digital Networked Texts, Scholarly Publishing and the Future of Peer Review"

Thu., Feb. 3, 2011, 10:30am - 11:30am
Presented by the Institute for Digital Research in the Humanities
Location: Center for Digital Scholarship, Watson Library, Room 455

This will be an informal discussion session. Professor Fitzpatrick will provide a brief introduction and then open the floor for discussion.

For background information, please see Professor Fitzpatrick's article: "CommentPress: New (Social) Structures for New (Networked) Texts."Journal of Electronic Publishing 10.3. Fall 2007. http://hdl.handle.net/2027/spo.3336451.0010.305

Kathleen Fitzpatrick is Professor of Media Studies at Pomona College, in Claremont, California. She is author of The Anxiety of Obsolescence: The American Novel in the Age of Television, published in 2006 by Vanderbilt University Press, and of Planned Obsolescence: Publishing, Technology, and the Future of the Academy, forthcoming from NYU Press and available for open peer review online (http://mediacommons.futureofthebook.org/mcpress/plannedobsolescence). She is co-founder of the digital scholarly network MediaCommons (http://mediacommons.futureofthebook.org), and has published articles and notes in journals including the Journal of Electronic Publishing, PMLA, Contemporary Literature, and Cinema Journal.

This event is free and open to the public. RSVP to Sean Barker by January 28: smbarker@ku.edu, 785-864-3601

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