18.711 wiki-applications

From: Humanist Discussion Group (by way of Willard McCarty willard.mccarty_at_kcl.ac.uk>
Date: Thu, 14 Apr 2005 06:48:48 +0100

               Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 18, No. 711.
       Centre for Computing in the Humanities, King's College London
                     Submit to: humanist_at_princeton.edu

         Date: Thu, 14 Apr 2005 06:41:31 +0100
         From: Alan Sondheim <sondheim_at_panix.com>
         Subject: Re: 18.707 wiki-applications?

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"Plaintext_Tools Zwiki

Plaintext is concerned with the agency and programming of writing
technologies. This zwiki (zope wiki) is for discussion of:

      * Theory and poetics of tools and codes. The analog and the digital.
      * Work arounds, recipes, anecdotes, kluges, new plugins, etc. for
specific technologies.
      * Wish lists, projections, possibilities, etc. for future software and
      * Legislative, industry, technical news, etc. relating to relating to
the project
      * Announcements, calls for work, job openings, etc. dealing with the

- This is out of the Center for Literary Computing at West Virginia Uni-
versity (Morgantown); the Wiki was created by Sandy Baldwin, and contains a
great deal of information and theory on codework, analog/digital, etc.
I've been a major contributor.

- Alan

On Wed, 13 Apr 2005, Humanist Discussion Group (by way of Willard
McCarty <willard.mccarty_at_kcl.ac.uk>) wrote:

> Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 18, No. 707.
> Centre for Computing in the Humanities, King's College London
> www.kcl.ac.uk/humanities/cch/humanist/
> www.princeton.edu/humanist/
> Submit to: humanist_at_princeton.edu
> Date: Tue, 12 Apr 2005 07:36:49 +0100
> From: Gerry Mckiernan <gerrymck_at_IASTATE.EDU>
> >
>Candidates for _SandBox(sm): Wiki Applications and Uses_
>I am greatly interested in learning of Any and All Wiki applications and
>uses implemented in
>* Corporations
>* Education
>* Government
>* Libraries
>* Research Environments
>for inclusion in my recently- established registry titled _SandBox(sm)_ .
>_SandBox(sm)_ is located at
>[ http://www.public.iastate.edu/~CYBERSTACKS/SandBox.htm ]
>and is currently UnderConstruction.
>BTW: I Googled a number of months ago, and will do so again, but would
>prefer recommendations from my WorldWideWeb colleagues as well.
>In addition to the application and use of wikis in the
>institutions/organization noted, I am also interested in their application
>in/for novel venues (e.g., conferences, directories, etc.).
>I am also interested in learning of additional key/significant literature
>for potential inclusion in my WikiBibliography.
>[ http://www.public.iastate.edu/~CYBERSTACKS/WikiBib.htm ]
>P.S. Of course, in time, there will be a Wiki to allow uses to contribute,
>but it's not yet available [:-(]
>but StayTuned [:-)]
>Gerry McKiernan
>Theoretical Librarian
>Iowa State University
>Ames IA 50011

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