What Does It Mean to Be on “Vacation”

Once upon a time, when I worked at Home Box Office, we had a mandated four-week vacation – well, to be accurate, our first year we were given three weeks but then it would be raised to four. Part of our benefits package also offered the opportunity to take a “sabbatical” (I think the threshold for that was ten years at the company). The sabbatical was a holdover from the old days at Time, Inc.…

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‘Twas the Night Before DH Day …

Getting my thoughts together for tomorrow’s Day of DH extravaganza. So far day looks like this: submit CFP for SCSC early modern panels Skype with imageMAT team to map out milestones for next three months finish marking students’ #DigitalBard wiki projects start transcribing Edwin Nunzeger’s entry on Richard Tarlton for the Tarlton Project finish transcribing interview with Nirmal Trivedi and Karen Head for TECHStyle hopefully I’ll be able to keep things rolling. Follow my exploits:…

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