Author Archives: Kate Theimer

Gaps in the Past and Gaps in the Future: Archival Silences and Social Media – #acaubc2016 talk

Well, I was hoping to have gotten the problem with the comments feature on the blog fixed before I posted this, but, what the hell. Here’s the text of my talk from the 8th Annual International Seminar and Symposium in Vancouver … Continue reading

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Ok, so here’s the deal with me lately

If you’ve been following me on Twitter or reading this blog regularly, you probably noticed that I’ve been pretty quiet for a long time. I wanted to talk a bit about that, both because I thought it would be a … Continue reading

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The Cleveland Animal Protective League–and Biker Dog–win! Thanks to your generosity.

There was some strenuously campaigning on the ground at #SAA15 in Cleveland, but in the end it was the dog–nicknamed Biker Dog–who emerged victorious. And, more importantly, the Cleveland APL is also a winner, to the tune of $3,310 over … Continue reading

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The final round: The Top Dog from the Archives vs. the Top Cat from the Archives

It was a nail-biter, with the leads changing several times over the last 30 minutes, but here are the animals you voted as Top Dog and Top Cat from the Archives. Before we pit them against each other in a … Continue reading

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The Final Four: Who will be crowned Top Dog and Top Cat from the Archives?

My beloved Pleiku did not make it through, alas. Apparently y’all love your dogs on things. And kittens reigned supreme in your eyes. It’s the final match-up of dog vs. dog and kitten vs. kitten before we move to the … Continue reading

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Round Three: The Elite Eight contenders for Top Cat and Top Dog from the Archives!

And now there are only eight: four dogs and four cats have emerged from the fray. Did your favorite make it? Mine did. Again, before you vote, please review the Rules post and remember that we’re doing this to benefit the … Continue reading

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Round Two: 16 contenders for Top Cat and Top Dog from the Archives

Yes, it was painful to see some of them go. George will always live in my heart. But, this is a competition, and we have to move forward. So now there are only 16 animals competing for our top spot. … Continue reading

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Competition for Top Cat from the Archives: Round One

And now here are the cat contenders! Again, before you vote, please review the Rules post and remember that we’re doing this to benefit the Cleveland Animal Protective League. If you’re voting, you need to donate. Voting for this round … Continue reading

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Competition for Top Dog from the Archives: Round One

At last, it’s time to begin the Cats and Dogs from the Archives competition! Before you vote, please review the Rules post and remember that we’re doing this to benefit the Cleveland Animal Protective League. If you’re voting, you need … Continue reading

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Dogs & Cats from the Archives to benefit the Cleveland Animal Protective League: The Rules

Ok, in the next posts we’ll be kicking off the first round of the Dogs & Cats from the Archives competition, and I know you’re all champing at the bit (to use a horse metaphor) to start voting, but first … Continue reading

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