Archive for the 'Linkage' Category

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Back with more things I found interesting, repeated here under the assumption that you might find them interesting as well. »»»»

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This has been a comparatively slow week. Here’s some recommendations for reading up on it anyway. »»»»

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And with that, I think, we’re back. Here’s some of the things I was reading while we weren’t. »»»»

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So I’ve spent some time unpacking, and then I spent some time catching up with work that piled up while I was unpacking, and eventually I’ll come round to catching up with the blog that was unattended while I was catching up with work, although luckily this does not quite pile up when I don’t write, although ideas do. Anyway, here is some of the stuff I’ve been reading in-between boxes and keyboards.

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Recent Linkage 10

What might look like a slow week on Signifying Media has in fact been exciting and filled with work in real life; after taking up my new job in Freiburg in December, I have now finally moved from the bed-no-breakfast-place I was staying and am beginning to turn a flat into a place to live. Whatever it will eventually turn into, I realize it cannot compare to anthills (via Kraftfuttermischwerk), and yet we call it home. So right now, I have nothing to offer but a belated collection of other sources. But I’ll be back with more soon, I think. »»»»

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“A wake-up call’s mother is unfolding.  At the other end is a bell, which is telling us we have built a house at the foot of a volcano.” These are just the first of the amazing claims made by Thomas Friedman in his most recent column, as isolated by an anonymous friend of Jonathan Chait’s. Here are some more things on the net that I found interesting during the last few days:

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What’s that? Signifying Media has been quiet for a week? And right in the middle of virtuality week, no less? Lies! Rumours! Hearsay! Er, and apologies. I think we’ll be back by tomorrow. I guess. Meanwhile, here are some things other people have been writing while I wasn’t. »»»»

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While I’ve been writing about virtuality, I’ve been reading lots of stuff concerning textual control, with this week’s recent linkage devoted entirely to shades of censorship and regulation. Here we go:

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Here are some of the links I found most interesting during the last week. Tell me what I missed in the comments.

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Ralf Palandt über Comic-Bibliotheken in Deutschland

Auf der Webseite der Gesellschaft für Comicforschung beginnt heute eine kurze vierteilige Serie zu Comicbibliotheken in Deutschland. Ralf Palandt hat überaus verdienstreich kurze Informationen zu den drei wohl wichtigsten Anlaufstellen zusammengetragen. Die Serie beginnt hier und wird Ende der Woche abgeschlossen sein.