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An Interview with Fred Moody of Anvil Academic Press. Adeline Koh of Profhacker interviews Fred Moody as part of her series on “Digital Challenges to Academic Publishing.” See the full article here.
The Digital Campus podcast (with Dan Cohen, Amanda French, Mills Kelly, and Tom Scheinfeldt) features a conversation about Anvil Academic, “a new CLIR / NITLE project to develop a technical infrastructure for publishing new-model digital scholarship.” Listen to the entire show here.
Steve Kolowich of Inside Higher Ed offers a primer on Anvil in this post from February 2012. “One of Anvil’s goals,” he writes, “is to build a peer-review infrastructure for research that cannot be easily represented in text. While the digital humanities are widely considered an important frontier, tenure and promotion committees still have trouble…