Twyla Gibson

Assistant Professor; Director, Digital Humanities Commons @ The Allen Institute
School of Information Science & Learning Technologies, Program in Library and Information Science
University of Missouri
Editorial Advisory Board of Open Information Scienc
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Fields of interest

Information, media, communication, and digital humanities; ancient philosophy (especially Plato) and comparative religion; philosophy of technology (ethics, aesthetics, education); orality and literacy studies; history and philosophy of the book, libraries, archives, museums, and collections.

Recent publications

Gibson, T. (2016). Between orality and literacy: Plato’s hybrid medium and the foundations of media theory. In Norm Friesen (Ed.), Transatlantic Developments in Media and Communication Studies. Berne, Switzerland: Springer.

Erdelez, S., Howarth, L., Gibson, T. (2015). How can information science contribute to Alzheimer’s Disease research? In Proceedings of the 78 Annual Meeting of The Association for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T) 52(1), 1-4.

Gibson, T. & Lipton, M. (2014). Research, write, create: Connecting scholarship and digital media. Toronto; New York; London: Oxford University Press.