FUTURE SALON TOPIC:
A Virtual "Litereality": Breathing New Life to Old Texts" Literature
Alive and Second Life by Beth Ritter Guth.
The slides are available here:
FUTURE SALON SPEAKER:
Beth Ritter Guth is a much sought speaker on education in virtual
environments and last week led the 2007 Best Practices in Second Life
Education: Teaching, Learning, and Research International Conference.
Ms. Guth is an Instructor of English and Women's Studies at the Lehigh
Carbon Community College in Schnecksville PA and a renowned expert on
deploying new technologies in teaching such as wikis, blogs, podcasts,
screencasts and MUVEs (multi-user virtual environments) like Second
Life. A longer profile is available here:
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