My research project (Winter ’19)

My research project this quarter is going to broadly focus on “bicycles and community building.” So an initial big question driving my research is… How might bicycles shape or influence one’s engagement with the place where…

Wikipedia Surfing (An initial Attempt)

In a previous post I wrote about a Radiolab piece on story finding techniques. In that piece, Latif Nasser offers his best tips for research including “Wikipedia surfing.” It goes like this…keep clicking on the…

Research as Story Finding

Over the winter break I happened to hear Radiolab’s podcast¬†“Radiolab Scavenger Hunt.”¬†For those not familiar with Radiolab, its worth a listen. This edition of the podcast is an interview with Latif Nasser, a member of…

The first post…

Here goes… Everyone who ever starts a blog has to write a first post. How many of those posts start something like — “Here goes…”? Probably more than we need to count. Does it matter?…