#Scholartivism: Traveling professor-scholar-doodler

//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js My scholarship brings me places. In the last fifteen years, since I published my first international journal article, I've been blessed with hundreds of invitations from many great and generous individuals all over the world that enable me to experience new places and cultures and, moreover, engage with diverse people. Traveling has become my middle …

[Tips] Preparing your Slideshow

Below is the link to a slideshow on "3 Tips for Preparing your Slideshow" I made for yesterday's "How to Present at Conference" Graduate Workshop. Academic conferences are full of either ugly or boring powerpoint presentations (or both). Don't be among those who deliver them! https://prezi.com/embed/kcmlnltf8jzv/?bgcolor=ffffff&lock_to_path=1&autoplay=0&autohide_ctrls=0&landing_data=bHVZZmNaNDBIWnNjdEVENDRhZDFNZGNIUE43MHdLNWpsdFJLb2ZHanI0amg0anFKdGhKbU5UTVA1ODJCbXZnZGp3PT0&landing_sign=V5tH31cQp9zwhc-SxXvfyUR7TnlJPU-xMIpiFPphl2A Prezi: https://prezi.com/kcmlnltf8jzv/preparing-your-academic-slideshow/ Downloadable pdf version: https://www.academia.edu/31812361/M.Lim_2017_3_Tips_for_Preparing_Your_Academic_Slideshow_

Just Valentine

In case you need some "#activist" and "for #justice" pick-up lines for the #Valentine week, here are some I made for you. Enjoy Baby, I tell ya direct action beats inaction. Let me distribute my love equally all over you. Do you believe in oppression at first sight? Let me be your Wall street, babe. …

[Quote] On social media

Facebook asks what's on my mind. Twitter asks what I'm doing. Instagram asks what I'm seeing. Foursquare asks where I am. Social media is like an obsessive ex-boyfriend. In this place you have a profile picture and what you do is just sitting around, making friends with strangers, bragging about life you don't have, and …

Networked Politics

"[...] it is misleading to claim that online deliberation and online mobilization practices have really deepened democracy." "We want to emphasize that the Internet enables multiple, overlapped and diverse networked political spheres to emerge. These are contested spheres that are sometimes messy, chaotic, segmented and even anarchic. Not all of these aim to advance and …