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A description of my forthcoming book…

I managed to submit my book to the publishers on Monday. The title of the book is going to be Popular Culture and New Media: The Politics of Circulation – I posted before about the selection of the title. I … Continue reading

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Engineering a change of direction…back to Walter Benjamin perhaps

I’ve just been working on revising a co-authored article today. In addition to this piece I have a couple of other articles under review and I’m trying to get a complete first draft of a my book together. For the … Continue reading

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Collaborative writing via music

I was just searching around for some materials on music and I came across this old post on Progressive Geographies. It’s a post that opens with some reflections on the practice of music production and then uses this for thinking … Continue reading

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A bit more reading about writing

Following my earlier post about my tendency to read about people’s writing practices, I came across this post by Sean Sturm on being a productive writer (the post links to a full essay on the topic). Again, as I mentioned … Continue reading

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Reading about writing

After writing an article and revising another (and doing admissions for my department), I’ve returned to writing the book I started in April. I’ve been trying to write in the morning and do teaching and admin in the afternoons. To … Continue reading

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Comparing modes of writing

Stuart Elden has posted this response to an earlier post by Derek Gregory. The earlier post details Derek’s way of using visual presentations as the basis of how written work. Stuart’s response describes how he approaches the process in the … Continue reading

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Write or die app: some thoughts from Jenny Diski

Over at the LRB blog Jenny Diski has written a short piece about apps that are supposed to ‘help’ you to write. She focuses her reflections on the ‘write or die’ app, which apparently starts deleting your words if you … Continue reading

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