K. A. Wisniewski

Published Poem & Review

My poem “How to Fold a Map” was recently published in latest issue of The Clackamas Review.       And I recently reviewed Redell Olsen’s Film Poems (Los Angeles: … Continue reading

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Comment to Chappelle?

Please check out my latest article on Dave Chappelle, entitled, “Comment to Chappelle:  The Return of Dave Chappelle and the Future of Comedy” appearing in the online magazine, The Artifice. … Continue reading

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Chappelle @ Radio City

  This past week, it was announced that Dave Chappelle will do a number of shows at the Radio City Music Hall, June 20-27. To promote the shows, last night, … Continue reading

June 12, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Washington Press

This Date in History Sentimental? Perhaps.  I certainly enjoy anniversaries . . . those “this-date-in-history” snippets in print or on television.  Yesterday, I was reading up on printing history and … Continue reading

May 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

APHA Visit to Baltimore Museum of Industry

Overview of our Tour Despite having been born and raised in Baltimore, it’s funny that I don’t remember ever visiting the Baltimore Museum of Industry, not on a Saturday family … Continue reading

May 1, 2014 · Leave a comment

UMBC Insights Blurb

Kevin Wisniewski, LLC Doctoral Student, Named 2014 Michael Denker Chesapeake Chapter Fellow Language, Literacy and Culture doctoral student Kevin A. Wisniewski was recently named a 2014 Michael Denker Chesapeake Chapter Fellow … Continue reading

April 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

Polyseme: The Language, Literacy, & Culture Review

After hearing horror stories of the closets that 3-5 graduate students often share throughout their doctoral work and seeing first-hand the tiny spaces in which some full-time professors reside, I … Continue reading

April 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

Rethinking Intellectual Activism @ LLC

This weekend Emek Ergun and a committee of doctoral students in the Language, Literacy, and Culture PhD Program at UMBC held our first annual graduate student conference: “Rethinking Intellectual Activism.” … Continue reading

April 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

My First Artist Book: Davy Crockett

It’s amazing how many books and papers and little knickknacks and strange odds and ends we accumulate each year.  Every spring, I sell, donate, recycle, shred and throw away, piles … Continue reading

March 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

Interaction, Performance and Introductions to Bodies and Space

I was recently invited to participate in an online discussion on the current state of interactivity in new media art.  The forum is the first in the 2014 series from … Continue reading

January 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

Teaching Digital History: A Review

Teaching History in the Digital Age. By T. Mills Kelly. (Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan Press, 2013. 184 pp. HC $70.00; OA DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.3998/dh.12146032.0001.001) This year, nearly three thousand … Continue reading

December 27, 2013 · Leave a comment


Druckworks: 40 Years of Books and Projects by Johanna Drucker Monday, September 16 – Monday, December 20 Druckworks: 40 Years of Books and Projects by Johanna Drucker Albin O. Kuhn Library Gallery, … Continue reading

October 20, 2013 · Leave a comment