Read my paper: Open source publishing and academia

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I just published a paper I’m rather proud of that sums up three years of work documenting Marché Atwater in Montreal. The paper is full of photos and starts setting out some of my theory on seasonality and Canadian cuisine, and describes my evolving relationship with photographic methodologies. But what makes this article interesting, and what makes it warrant a …

University rankings should be kept out of research funding

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With this week’s release of the QS international university rankings, there has been significant hand wringing that Canada no longer has a school among the top twenty universities worldwide. Several people have asked me what I think of this as a Canada Research Chair; they have asked me if we should focus an “Olympic” like effort to pool funds at …