Tag Archives: Discourse

I’ll Just Spinuzzi My Way On Through_Mindmap

Mindmap: http://popplet.com/app/#/1564732 This week I focused on Clay Spinuzzi’s book, Tracing Genres, when adding nodes to my mindmap. For this round, I added four new nodes with connections out from three of them. The node I left relatively unconnected for now contained definitions … Continue reading

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Genres, Boundaries, and Away We Go_Mindmap

Mindmap: http://popplet.com/app/#/1564732 For this week’s update of the mindmap, I added in two nodes, “Genre” and “Genre Boundaries,” and from there added in four quotes by Miller, Popham, and Bazerman. From these four quotes, I started finding connections between the … Continue reading

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History Must Be More than Blowing Dust off Books

“They cannot bear (and one cannot but sympathize) to hear someone saying: ‘Discourse is not life: its time is not your time; in it, you will not be reconciled to death; you may have killed God beneath the weight of … Continue reading

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“The Hollow of Its Own Mark”_Mindmap

Mindmap: http://popplet.com/app/#/1564732 Ah, Foucault. While sorting out the confusion that is my brain, I found that breaking the first half of Foucault’s Archaeology of Knowledge into my favorite quotes was actually quite useful before beginning the update to the mindmap. What … Continue reading

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Grab Your Hardhats, Ladies and Gentlemen. Foucault Has Come to Play

Reading the first part two parts of Foucault’s Archaeology of Knowledge was very slow going as the material was quite dense, especially his introduction. There were a number of times when I would be reading a page and then realized … Continue reading

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