Lectura y sociabilidad

Reading and Sociability in the Days of Social Media

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Have those interested in reading ever wondered what elements characterize contemporary reading practices? Or, by chance, have they wondered how new technologies have transformed the ways of being a reader in the last decades?
The research titled “Sociabilidad y nuevas tecnologías en las prácticas lectoras. Un estudio en Ciudad de México“ …

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digital communication

New online skills

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I wish to address some very interesting aspects of the academic article in the Revista Digital Universitaria published by the Universidad Autónoma de México, entitled “‘Hablar por escrito’, Nuevas habilidades de comunicación en la digitalidad” (Speaking in Writing: New Skills in Digital Communication). The work deals with a topic that is currently of great importance: what particularities does digital communication have? I will explain interesting trends that have defined the new form of expression through online media…

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publishing is business

Publishers in turbulent times (1)

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In the 29th Bogota International Book Fair (2016), the book Manual de edición: guía para estos tiempos revueltos was launched. We had the opportunity of interviewing their two authors, Manuel Gil and Martín Gómez, to find out what they think about certain editorial issues that are discussed in depth in their book. This is the first of two deliveries we have for you…

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internacionalización de la ciencia

Science is going on a journey

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This brief note, based on the article of my authorship “Internationalization Strategies in Research Groups: A Case Study” published in the journal Memorias, deals with science, but more specifically with its international dimensions or, rather, its journeys. I start from recognizing that science is an international activity by nature. Now, where can we find the international of science? Let’s give some examples extracted from interviews to physicists and historians…

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