[Humanist] 27.106 open access: Egan's article

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Sat Jun 8 23:37:51 CEST 2013


                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 27, No. 106.
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        Date: Sat, 08 Jun 2013 08:56:11 +0100
        From: John Levin <john at anterotesis.com>
        Subject: Re: [Humanist] 27.103 open access
        In-Reply-To: <20130607201800.1C2C75F5D at digitalhumanities.org>

On 07/06/2013 21:18, Humanist Discussion Group wrote:
>                   Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 27, No. 103.
>              Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London
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>          Date: Fri, 7 Jun 2013 07:58:28 -0700 (PDT)
>          From: Laval Hunsucker <amoinsde at yahoo.com>
>          Subject: (Digital) greening of the humanities
>
> May I just quickly point out that the just-out 6 June issue of Times
> Higher Education contains, I notice, an opinion piece ( entitled
> "Green-eyed, no monster" ) by Gabriel Egan, director of the
> Centre for Textual Studies at De Montfort University, arguing
> "that the move to open access is desirable and inevitable for the
> arts as well as the sciences".  [ By "the arts" he here means, in
> accord with the not infrequent British usage, what many of us
> would normally call "the humanities", in general. ]
>
> Not unusually radical or visionary in formulation, but a strong
> plea, and one whose appearance some folks here might want to
> take note of, in any case.
>

This article is online at:
http://www.timeshighereducation.co.uk/comment/opinion/green-open-access-can-work-for-the-humanities/2004323.article

John

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