Future Tense

Recommended Listening One of our favorite podcasts helps listeners get a jump on the future. Australian Broadcasting Commission’s Future Tense — abc.net.au/radionational/programs/futuretense — explores social, cultural, political and economic fault lines arising from rapid change. The weekly half-hour program/podcast takes a critical look at new technologies, new approaches and new ways of thinking. Listen live …

Visitor Information

Information, please! Well-managed visitor information centers are helpful to locals and visitors. But if the brick-and-mortar centers are not accessible or have outdated info or charge too much to let tourism services post brochures, then they do everyone a disservice. If traditional models of tourism communication are not rethought and remodeled, then locals and visitors …

The Ethnographic Case

Photo: Anthropology Museum An exciting announcement for anthropology and open access fans — the availability of the The Ethnographic Case edited by Emily Yates-Doerr (@eyatesd) and Christine Labuski (@MsLabuski). Hashtag: #EthnoCase The book is available from open-access press, Mattering Press (@matteringpress). The book originally started as a Somatosphere title. As an open access book, text …

Native America Calling

Recommended listening Native America Calling is a live Monday-Friday, call-in program linking public radio stations, the Internet, and listeners together in a thought-provoking national conversation about issues specific to Native communities. Each program engages noted guests and experts with callers throughout the USA and is designed to improve the quality of life for Native Americans. …

BBC

The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is a British public service broadcaster. Its headquarters are at Broadcasting House in Westminster, London and it is the world’s oldest national broadcasting organization and the largest broadcaster in the world by number of employees. Key Links http://www.bbc.com Series https://planeta.com/cunk-on-britain 2018 Headlines scene-from-human-planet-documentary-was-faked Wikipedia BBC Planeta.com TV Radio

New Titles

New books and movies. A Higher Loyalty https://amzn.to/2H0K0bk James Comey https://twitter.com/Comey http://abcnews.go.com/Site/transcript-james-comeys-interview-abc-news-chief-anchor/story?id=54488723 Fodor’s Belize https://amzn.to/2H6NjkE Lonely Planet Mexico The Wonder of Birds https://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/books/219945/the-wonder-of-birds-by-jim-robbins/9780812983760 http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/counterpoint/the-wonder-of-birds/9527834 https://e360.yale.edu/authors/jim-robbins Kluge Kluge: The Haphazard Evolution of the Human Mind Gary Marcus Fire and Fury http://amzn.to/2m4sppG 2018’s most explosive new title about the first year of the Trump Administration. Parodied in …

Plaques

Plaque = Ornamental tablet, typically of metal, porcelain, or wood, that is fixed to a wall or other surface in commemoration of a person or event. Henderson Death Valley Lost City Museum Planeta.com Improving Signage The Value of Communication = El Valor de la Comunicación 200 Essential Places in Mexico City’s Historic Center (200 lugares …

Raidió Teilifís Éireann = Radio Television of Ireland (RTÉ)

Raidió Teilifís Éireann = Radio Television of Ireland (RTÉ) is the national public service broadcaster of the Republic of Ireland. The radio service began on January 1, 1926 and television broadcasts began on December 31, 1961. Key Links http://www.rte.ie https://www.rte.ie/radio http://icecast2.rte.ie/rnag Programs http://www.rte.ie/rnag/an-taobh-tuathail Topics https://www.rte.ie/sport https://www.rte.ie/culture Social Web https://www.facebook.com/ExploreRTE https://twitter.com/rte Tweets by rte Planeta.com Ireland …

Slack

In Slack, everything happens on a workspace, a group of people using Slack together. Key Links https://slack.com https://slack.com/get-started https://slack.com/your-workspaces https://slackhq.com Brand Guidelines Slack at Work https://twitter.com/SlackHQ Two heads are better than one, but how about a whole team? Here’s how you can use Slack to build off each other’s ideas. https://t.co/IEHwlv0dz9 — Slack (@SlackHQ) February …

#UsaTuVoz

Oaxaca, Mexico – Here is a must-follow, must-amplify, feel-good hashtag for anyone keen on Indigenous culture, language and multigenerational knowledge sharing. Presenting #UsaTuVoz (Use Your Voice) promoted by Voces del Valle (@VocesValle) which encourages Indigenous language use on social networks. The hashtag was launched to curate the tweets of Oaxacan high school students who committed …