Synchronicity: TWEED and Harvard UP

As Sting and the Police sing, “Effect without cause / Sub-atomic laws, scientific pause / Synchronicity.” That’s the case with the similarities I encountered this morning. Harvard University Press has published Gary W. Gallagher’s The Union War, and the cover bears striking resemblance to a few of my own TWEED creations. It’s not a case of copying or even of strong influence. It’s just great minds thinking alike—and sharing a love of the font Futura. It’s not a bad thing to start my morning, my day, and my week by noticing resonances between my very own TWEED and Harvard University Press. Cheers! So do check out The Union War, published just this month. You can find my Write the Good Fight postcard here. Send one to a writer in your life. And one more thing: are you subscribed to my newsletter,...

What TWEED is Tweeting: 2011-04-07

Junior faculty, take a look at TWEED's Dissertation-to-Book Guides: http://t.co/lVbvtYs # The new ACLS Public Fellows program places recent PhDs in government and nonprofit staff positions (+ stipend, health) – http://t.co/f7wlPQq # Academics share their tips for fighting writer's block: http://t.co/5EEZWLS # An MD-PhD makes a typographical poster out of his dissertation on cardiac arrhythmia: http://t.co/F6HSr5a # I'm currently working with a historian, a cultural theorist, and a religionist. It's exciting to be involved in projects that'll make waves. # If you're having difficulty formatting an unusual source's citation, check your bookshelves. Might any volumes have cited something similar? # Powered by Twitter...