[Humanist] 27.227 memory machines

Humanist Discussion Group willard.mccarty at mccarty.org.uk
Sun Jul 21 15:11:52 CEST 2013


                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 27, No. 227.
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  [1]   From:    James Rovira <jamesrovira at gmail.com>                      (14)
        Subject: Re:  27.223 Memory Machines

  [2]   From:    Matthew Kirschenbaum <mkirschenbaum at gmail.com>            (22)
        Subject: Re:  27.223 Memory Machines


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        Date: Sat, 20 Jul 2013 08:57:27 -0400
        From: James Rovira <jamesrovira at gmail.com>
        Subject: Re:  27.223 Memory Machines
        In-Reply-To: <20130720120715.DD97A2ED6 at digitalhumanities.org>


Dr. Totosy de Zepetnek --

You must know that prices for academic books are high because of very
limited print runs and high quality (library quality) paper and binding.
I'm annoyed with the prices too, but they're selling primarily to
libraries.

We might spend time thinking about alternative models?

Jim R

this must be a joke…: $99 for a book, TODAY? no wonder the academic print
> publishing industry is becoming obsolete: "stupid is as stupid does…"
>
> totosy de zepetnek, steven phd professor
> purdue university & purdue university press
>  http://docs.lib.purdue.edu/clcweblibrary/totosycv
> 1-781-729-1680 <totosysteven at purdue.edu>



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        Date: Sat, 20 Jul 2013 14:09:34 -0400
        From: Matthew Kirschenbaum <mkirschenbaum at gmail.com>
        Subject: Re:  27.223 Memory Machines
        In-Reply-To: <20130720120715.DD97A2ED6 at digitalhumanities.org>


The book is also available for Kindle for $30. I recommend it.


> >                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 27, No. 222.
> >            Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London
> >                       www.digitalhumanities.org/humanist
> >                Submit to: humanist at lists.digitalhumanities.org
> >
> >
> >
> >        Date: Fri, 19 Jul 2013 07:19:18 -0500
> >        From: Willard McCarty <willard.mccarty at mccarty.org.uk>
> >        Subject: Memory Machines
> >
> > Memory Machines: The Evolution of Hypertext (2013)
> > Belinda Barnet
> > Anthem Press
> >
> > See http://www.anthempress.com/pdf/9780857280602.pdf for more
> information.
> >
> > --
> > Willard McCarty (www.mccarty.org.uk/)




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