Ken Wissoker, “Writing a Dissertation, Writing a First Book”

Ken Wissoker “Writing a Dissertation, Writing a First Book” Monday, February 24 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm PhD lab in Digital Knowledge Franklin Humanities Institute Duke University Bay 4, C106 Smith Warehouse Building 114 S Buchanan Blvd, Durham There are many differences between research presented in dissertation form and as a scholarly book.  Writing a[…]

National Collegiate Book Collecting Contest winner PhD Lab Scholar Ashley Young

PhD Lab Scholar Spotlight:  Recently, the Antiquarian Booksellers’ Association of America announced the 2013 National Collegiate Book Collecting Contest winners. Congratulations to PhD Lab Scholar Ashley Young – National Collegiate Book Collecting winner!! Read more about Ashley’s win here:  https://www.finebooksmagazine.com/fine_books_blog/2013/10/collegiate-book-collectors-ashley-young.phtml   For more information on PhD Lab Scholars check out the Scholars sections of the PhD Lab[…]

Field Notes for 21st Century Literacies on Amazon

Field Notes for 21st Century Literacies is now available as a physical book on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Field-Notes-21st-Century-Literacies/dp/1491299347 Field Notes for 21st Century Literacies: A Guide to New Theories, Methods, and Practices for Open Peer Teaching and Learning is intended to assist anyone embarking on open teaching. It offers foundational methods, examples, and explanatory theories for how[…]

Digital Tools Bootcamp Returns!

Three Sessions this month brought to you by the PhD Lab’s Digital History Working Group!   All sessions will take place from noon to 1:30 PM in the PhD Lab (Smith Warehouse, Bay 4 C106)  Writing Your Dissertation With Scrivener: Looking for a dynamic alternative to Microsoft Word?  At this workshop, you will learn about the[…]

Field Notes for 21st Century Literacies

Field Notes for 21st Century Literacies: A Guide to New Theories, Methods, and Practices for Open Peer Teaching and Learning is intended to assist anyone embarking on open teaching. It offers foundational methods, examples, and explanatory theories for how to set up the practices of a class, how to determine guiding principles, how to theorize what you are[…]

PhD Lab Proud to be Member of the new Praxis Network!

We are delighted to announce the launch of the Praxis Network, a new partnership of graduate and undergraduate programs that emphasize innovative models of methodological training and collaborative research. [p][/p] Part of the Scholarly Communication Institute’s current work on rethinking graduate education  the Praxis Network provides a closer look at selected programs that have taken unusual and effective approaches[…]