26 August 2022

Links of the Week: August 26, 2022: More on the Long View

Taking a long view without centering humanity is no view at all.

06 May 2022

Links of the Week: May 6, 2022: Museums and More

Museums may not get enough attention in this economy—but they may be important canaries in the coal mine.

25 February 2022

Links of the Week: February 25, 2022: Financialize This

Museums and their workers should avoid financialization in this desperate economy.

11 February 2022

Links of the Week: February 11, 2022: Let This Be Your Last Fake News

All the news that isn't can come from anywhere.

21 January 2022

Links of the Week: January 21, 2022: Traumatic Times

Exploitation around many individual issues is adding up to big trauma for museum workers.

17 December 2021

Links of the Week: December 17, 2021: Everything Must Go, part 3

Museum Human finishes the year with links about hybrid work, tech, NFTs, and capitalism.

26 October 2021

Museums Can't Monetize Content before They Value People

Is museum organizational culture set up to allow for the fair valuation of content—and people?

19 October 2021

Personality Types, Personas, and Uncertainty in Museum Work

Personality tests and personas come from the same organizational obsession with absolute certainty.

15 October 2021

Links of the Week: October 15, 2021: Squid Museum

The hit show Squid Game makes sport of capitalism's hold on us. What are museum workers to do?

05 August 2021

Links of the Week: August 5, 2021: Bubble Bath

Times of uncertainty breed bubbles from greed and desperation. What do these mean for museums?

13 July 2021

The NFT Conundrum for Museums

Can museums resist the latest get-rich-quick-(by-making-others-poor) scheme?

01 June 2021

Can Internal Competition Make for Better Museums?

A new wave of corporate entities are functioning like internal markets. Could it work for museums?

04 May 2021

TMPR for Museum Workers, Part 2: Money

A four-part series continues with the relationship of museum workers and their institutions to money and value.

29 April 2021

Links of the Week: April 29, 2021: Curiosity and Capitalism

Curiosity is one of the most important traits to encourage—and it may be the key to anticapitalism in our museum org culture.