The third and revised edition of Visual Methodologies, by my OU colleague Gillian Rose, has been published, along with a supporting web resource. Essential for a properly reflexive season’s viewing, I would have thought.
For some of you, the mention of segments at this time of year will bring to mind chunks of orange flavoured chocolate. Alternatively, here is your three minute guide to cutting-edge issues in the uses of market segmentation in public engagement activities.
From the online journal The Art of Theory, the second part of their interview with Quentin Skinner.
Via Books Live, an opinion piece by JM Coetzee on the morality of human/animal relations as revealed by factory farming practices.
For those interested in such things, here are a couple of, er, ‘appreciations’ of Newt Gingrich’s PhD, on ‘Belgian Education Policy in the Congo 1945-1960’ (he thought it was OK, really, all things considered), by Adam Hochschild and Robert Paul Wolff.
Here is a brief obituary for the American labour historian David Montgomery, at The Nation by Jon Wiener.