My latest at ProfHacker: Sabbatical Diary: Reflections on the First Semester
Being a student again (it’s been a very long time!) has been a great experience. I’ve learned a lot and have some new things to think about for when I return to Saint Mary’s.
Here’s a quick rundown of what I’ve gained from the first semester:
- a better understanding of and appreciation for the scope and methods of the digital humanities
- an introductory understanding of computing (not just as an end user)
- an introduction to some of the potential legal issues surrounding digital work
I’ve also had the chance to rekindle a desire to read more of the works of Václav Havel, who warranted passing mention in my dissertation. Though I haven’t yet decided whether I’ll actually follow up on that desire — and …
from ProfHacker » Amy L. Cavender, CSC https://chronicle.com/blogs/profhacker/sabbatical-diary-reflections-on-the-first-semester/46205