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Digital Commonplace Books

“Digital Days and Candlelit Nights” is the theme of English 333, Jane Austen in Context. Students in the course are exploring an eighteenth century learning method–the creation of a commonplace book (a kind of intellectual scrapbook)– using¬†Tumblr, a¬†twenty-first century social blogging website. Students collect web research, discover contextual information about Regency culture, and participate in …

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