Radical Open Access Conference

Coventry University 15th – 16th of June 2015 Two days of critical discussion and debate in support of an ‘alternative’ vision for open access and scholarly communication. The aim of … Continue reading

May 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

New Models of Knowledge Production. Open Access Publishing and Experimental Research Practices (Part II)

Chapter 5 of my thesis focuses on opportunities to intervene in the current cultures of knowledge production in academia and publishing, exploring efforts to rethink and re-perform the institutions surrounding … Continue reading

February 26, 2015 · 5 Comments

#OAbooks in the HSS: Contexts, Conversations, Technologies and Communities of Practice

Last week I attended the first major conference entirely dedicated to Open Access books in the HSS, in the British Library, organised by OAPEN and JISC. The two-day conference had … Continue reading

July 8, 2013 · 1 Comment

Forget the Book

Yesterday I attended the excellent event Forget the Book: Writing in the Age of Digital Publishing, at Goldsmiths, University of London. The event was organised by Sarah Kember and Benjamin … Continue reading

May 26, 2013 · 1 Comment

Why experiment? A critical analysis of the values behind digital scholarly publishing

Last month I presented a paper entitled ‘Why Experiment? A Critical Analysis of the Values Behind Digital Scholarly Publishing’ at the 9th International Conference Crossroads in Cultural Studies, Paris, France, July … Continue reading

August 4, 2012 · 5 Comments

Living Books about Life: Symbiosis

Together with Pete Woodbridge, I have edited a living book in the excellent new Open Humanities Press book series Living Books about Life, edited by Gary Hall, Joanna Zylinska and … Continue reading

October 30, 2011 · Leave a comment

New Visions for the Book III: Liquid Books

Part 1 – Fluid environments and liquid publications The ease with which nowadays continual updates can be made has brought into question not only the stability of documents but at … Continue reading

February 23, 2011 · Leave a comment

Open Reflections is created by Janneke Adema


Open Reflections on Twitter - bookmarks


Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 117 other followers