Last week I had the pleasure of taking part in a terrific two-day symposium on playing with, making, and teaching history, hosted by Kevin Kee and funded by The History Education Network (THEN/HIER). The Twitter hashtag was #pastplay, although as I remarked at the time, we were often too busy playing to tweedle. The first [...]
Entries Tagged as 'Academia'
May 5th, 2010 · 9 Comments
March 8th, 2010 · 12 Comments
History is too important to take seriously.
November 30th, 2009 · 2 Comments
Timothy Burke on old weird eugenics.
September 4th, 2009 · 2 Comments
Ignore what I said yesterday about the Hobbesian waltz of the A-list and the long tail. Network! Tweet! Work the room!
June 3rd, 2009 · Comments Off
Survey: History undergraduates at Oxford more sexually active than any other undergraduate major.
April 9th, 2009 · 15 Comments
Good news comes in threes.
March 19th, 2009 · Comments Off
Suffering from Turkel withdrawal? Bill takes part in the Day of Digital History with a day in his awesome life. I have a quick cameo, spoiling his lunch. (The orange shirt was an experiment, btw, and minutes after that photo I got a haircut.)
March 18th, 2009 · 10 Comments
Canadian wise men discover the secret of pottery: deconstructing the Civilization tech tree.
February 15th, 2009 · 4 Comments
Toasting the essential digital history blog.
December 18th, 2008 · 2 Comments
Sweet: Mills Kelly’s why-didn’t-I-think-of-that class on historical hoaxes has completed, and come clean on, their promised hoax.