Author: giorgio.guzzetta

Events

A few interesting thing will happen soon enough in the DH world (also check the calendar on the right): THATCamp Games , a 3-days event starting Friday 19, has some very interesting session proposals. It looks like a very exciting,

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A week in Florence

This will be my schedule for next week in Florence 10 December Framing the Digital Curation Curriculum: a DigCurV Workshop The workshop will inform the development of a Curriculum Framework for Digital Curation. Working within three key areas, we discuss

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Be vulnerable, not weak

Brené Brown Be vulnerable, not weak Brown, who is also the author of The Gifts of Imperfection, wants to spread the message that vulnerability is a sign of courage, not weakness – and that empathy is the antidote to shame.

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Digital VS physical archive management

Two videos I came across this morning makes kind of an interesting contrast: Neal Stimier, Reforming The Museum Through Social Media Inside the New York Times ‘Lively Morgue’   Sorry I was not able to embed the videos.

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Facebook: The Novel(s)?

This week Le Monde des Livres, Friday literary supplement of the French newspaper Le Monde, published an article on Facebook as a potential storytelling device (Facebook, machine textuelle), trying to answer the question: “Facebook renews fiction and literary writing? What

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Be vulnerable, not weakIl potere della vulnerabilità

Brené Brown Be vulnerable, not weak  “Brown, who is also the author of The Gifts of Imperfection, wants to spread the message that vulnerability is a sign of courage, not weakness – and that empathy is the antidote to shame.”

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Imaginary Europes

  The symposium entitled “Imaginary Europe” considers literature that constructs imaginary versions of Europe or individual European countries from afar. In the course of the C20th and C21st the idea of Europe has lodged in the imagination of authors across

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Cork at sunset (Forget Dublin)

While walking around in Cork tonight, I took some picture with my Ipad. Nothing to do with DH (apart from the fact that I used an Ipad, of course) but I thought I might share some. The full bunch of

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Il ruolo dei giovani e delle donne nelle recenti rivolte arabe

Originariamente apparso su Voci Globali dove lo potete leggere a colori e con le immagini I tentativi di interpretare, capire e spiegare le recenti rivolte in Medio Oriente sono sempre più numerosi, e un recente convegno a Roma dal titolo

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…è una storia lunga…

Ne parlava Margaret Atwood qualche giorno fa nella sua brillante presentazione al TOC. «Gli scrittori hanno bisogno di comprare il tempo per scrivere», diceva, oltre che comprare i sandwich al formaggio della slide che mostrava mentre divertiva la platea. [From

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