If you’re fuzzy about when and warm and funny about what, here’s a reminder: VERSeFest starts March 12! That’s tomorrow with Emilie Zoey Baker, Rob Winger, Mark Tredinnick, Luna Allison, Steven Price and Kay’la Fraser. Each day is packed with goodness. Tickets online in advance and at the door!


There’s a new journal on the block: Amodern 1: The Future of the Scholarly Journal with articles from “the famous journal Explorations, co-edited by Marshall McLuhan and Edmund Carpenter in the 1950s” to the new ” ecology of scholarship (books, journals, conferences, websites, tweets, etc.), raising the question of how journals should focus their efforts […]

Book Buying

Survey results of book buying habits said in part: The [500 survey] respondents said they discovered books in both physical bookstores and in online bookstores, with the online venue being more important (39% as opposed to 32%), but they were twice as likely to purchase the books online. This suggests to me that the phenomenon […]