Humanities Techlash Thinkfest Report

Humanities Techlash Thinkfest Report


The Thinkfest report is an individual report you must write on your own based on the research and group work you carried out for the digital poster and the Thinkfest conference you attended in week 9.

Your report must address the following with answers to all questions:

1. Individual and group contribution (400 words approx.)

What was your individual role and contribution to the digital poster? 

What research did you carry out and how did you go about researching your topic?

What was one key challenge you or your group encountered in this assignment and how was this challenge overcome?

2. Building on your topic (500 words approx.)

Select one of the academic sources your group used in the digital poster and address the following:

identify the source (the full name, title and what it was published in)

provide a summary of the argument

identify one or more key claims made by the author(s)

explain the evidence or support used by the author(s) Does it seem adequate, is it completely relevant?

explain how this source related to the key thinker or concept that was selected for the poster

Note: you may alternatively select an academic source from one of the essential readings in the unit.

3. Peer review of digital poster (400 words approx.)

Select one other digital poster created by another group. Provide a summary of what the poster is about. Write one thing you liked, one thing you thought could be improved and one thing you’d like to learn more about.

4. Reference list (max. 200 words)