Authors | Johanna Drucker

Articles on Amodern by Johanna Drucker

ANTHOLOGY OF THE ILLEGIBLE

Poésie de Mots Inconnus, 1949, Paris, Edités par Le Degré 41

SCHOLARLY PUBLISHING

Micro Units and the Macro Scale

The forms of scholarly work create a kind of currency in the academic world, with credit for books, articles, peer-reviewed projects, and other traditional forms each garnering value according to established protocols. As networked formats of scholarly activity enabled by social media platforms begin to create new, distributed, fragmented, micro-units of discourse, how will this change the academic system of accounting? This article suggests some of the ways the credit system for scholarly work will or might change in these circumstances.