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An Overdue Update - Focus

I’m quickly approaching my last month of my second semester of graduate school.  I can’t believe that I’m already two semesters into this craziness.  Sometimes it feels like I’ve been here forever and a lot of the times, I feel “brand new” and I know absolutely nothing. 365 more words

Great Problems Of Scientists

New DMLcentral Post: Writing as "The Mass Literate Experience" of Our Age and What It Might Mean for Libraries

 “For perhaps the first time in the history of mass literacy, writing seems to be eclipsing reading as the literate experience of consequence. What happens when writing (and not just reading) becomes the grounds of mass literate experience, when more and more people ‘think about audiences’ as part of their daily routine engagement with literacy? 

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Librarianship

Law & Justice Foundation

Just received the latest Justice Access Research Alert from the Law & Justice Foundation of NSW. This e-newsletter summarises various research projects concerning:

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CFP: Conceptual Writing and Modernist Avant-Gardes

I am organizing a panel for the Modernist Studies Association’s annual conference, held in Pittsburgh this year. This panel capitalizes on my current research on Long Modernism, building on the ways that a particular group of contemporary experimentalists engage with modernisms past. 228 more words

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Justice & Police Museum Archive

Sydney’s Justice & Police Museum holds an amazing collection of police forensic photographs dating from 1912-1948.

http://sydneylivingmuseums.com.au/justice-police-museum/forensic-archive

The images are darkly beautiful and include crime scenes, sometimes banal, sometimes mysterious, as well as mugshots of Sydney’s criminal underbelly. 26 more words

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Visual Criminology

This author has a great interest in the intersections between criminal justice, aesthetics and visual culture, particularly in the context of contemporary digital technologies, screens and cameras linking prisons with courtrooms. 101 more words

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