Rhet Tech Wiki: UNLEASHED!

It was bound to happen sooner or later: Rhet Tech Wiki, a wiki dedicated to rhetoric and technology. So far, we have a short list of wikirhetoricians, but we're all hoping that will grow as word gets out. I like to dream about a massive wiki for rhetoric and technology as extensive as the wikipedia, with teachers, scholars, and students from all over the world contributing to a massive database of useful information. I'm still working on the Keywords section. It's a beautiful system of open content and true, authorless collaboration (community vs. individual).

I encourage everyone to visit the site and consider contributing. There is no registration process or any limitations on what you can edit. Just remember, there are no authors on the wiki--just participants! Come, embrace the Wiki Way!

We encourage you to browse the About RhetTech Wiki

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RhetTech Wiki. Search for topics you find interesting or necessary for this project. If something exists there already, consider revising it. If nothing exists--it's yours to develop. You don't need anyone's permission to change materials on About RhetTech Wiki
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RhetTech Wiki. All the content of this wiki is not protected by copyright and is automatically placed into the public domain when you hit "SAVE." Anyone is free to use materials from this site however they wish. Please do not post copyrighted materials into website unless you have the explicit permission of the copyright holder.

Also, it is against the wiki way to attempt to claim authorship of a page or entry in a wiki. All writing is open to collaboration. Wikis are authored by communities, not individuals.

Comments

Sort of a wiki version of the Encyclopedia of Rhetoric and Composition (but not a derivative work, of course! ;))? I like it. :) I wonder, though, if I wanted to contribute something I've already posted on my blog, tweaked for the wiki, is that okay? I'm fine with the whole automatic-public-domain thing and wouldn't say "Originally posted at (node URL)."




CultureCat

Of course you can post what you want there. We just don't want authors to feel that the stuff they post is protected or that other people aren't free to edit it. :-)

It is still very much in development and needs your help!