Bookmarks (39)

  • 38: Spritely Updates! (November 2021) -- FOSS and Crafts

    It's time for some updates on Spritely, Christine's project to advance decentralized networking technology! A lot...

  • 37: Salt on Resilience in FOSS -- FOSS and Crafts

    Wm Salt Hale joins us to talk about his dissertation on resilience in FOSS communities (especially...

  • 36: Topics of interest! -- FOSS and Crafts

    Lightning round! Morgan and Christine blast through a bunch of snack-sized topics they're currently interested in,...

  • 35: Women and Wool Working in the Ancient Roman Empire, Part 2 -- FOSS and Crafts

    In Part 1 of Women and Wool Working in the Ancient Roman Empire, we discussed the...

  • 34: Women and Wool Working in the Ancient Roman Empire, Part 1 -- FOSS and Crafts

    In the first of two episodes on Morgan's dissertation we introduce the topic of women and...

  • 33: Which Color Should We Paint This Episode? -- FOSS and Crafts

    In this episode, we discuss "bikeshedding" (also known as the Law of Triviality), the famous proposition...

  • 32: Happy FOSS & Crafts anniversary! -- FOSS and Crafts

    Chris and Morgan reflect on one year of FOSS & Crafts, as well as announcing... FOSS...

  • 31: Talking Pressbooks and OER with Steel Wagstaff -- FOSS and Crafts

    Steel Wagstaff joins us to talk about their work at Pressbooks, a FOSS based book publishing...

  • 30: Gender and Sexuality, A Personal Perspective -- FOSS and Crafts

    On this episode, Chris talks about being nonbinary trans-femme and Morgan talks about being demisexual (and...

  • 29: Building Blocks for User Freedom -- FOSS and Crafts

    Any skillset has basic foundational elements or building blocks. In this recording of Chris and Morgan's...

  • 28: FOSS Stitch w/ Elana Hashman and Katie McLaughlin -- FOSS and Crafts

    Elana Hashman (Python Software Foundation Fellow and open source hacker) and Katie McLaughlin (Python Software Foundation...

  • 27: Nerdout! Game Design and Social Systems -- FOSS and Crafts

    Steve is back, talking with Chris about viewing social systems through the lens of game design....

  • 26: Dr. Morgan Lemmer-Webber, an academic journey -- FOSS and Crafts

    Remember how we've been saying the entire run of this show "Morgan's hard at work at...

  • 25: Governance, Leadership, and Founder's Syndrome -- FOSS and Crafts

    What story does an institution tell about itself? To whom does a governance structure and its...

  • 24: Get Organized! -- FOSS and Crafts

    Morgan returns from handing in her dissertation! Very topically, Morgan and Chris talk about organizational systems...

  • 23: Nerdout! Fuzzy and crisp systems -- FOSS and Crafts

    Morgan is in the final crunch of finishing her dissertation draft, so Chris's brother Steve Webber...

  • 22: Crafting the past... or trying to -- FOSS and Crafts

    There's all sorts of reasons to pursue historical crafting techniques: for the experience of recreating them...

  • 21: Vicky Steeves on Reproducibility, Open Research, & Librarians (... and game modding) -- FOSS and Crafts

    We're joined by Vicky Steeves, a hyper-talented librarian specializing in data management, open and reproducible research,...

  • 20: Hygiene for a computing pandemic -- FOSS and Crafts

    Chris and Morgan, driving in the Covid-19 pandemic, reflect on lessons of hygiene and a separation...

  • 19: Mallory Knodel on bits and bytes and human rights -- FOSS and Crafts

    With computing technology becoming integrated with every aspect of our lives, many issues are simultaneously human...

  • 18: Sumana Harihareswara on sketching, standup, and maintainership -- FOSS and Crafts

    We're joined by Sumana Harihareswara, a FOSS advocate yes, but also a person of so many...

  • 17: Gardening, from seedling to seasoned -- FOSS and Crafts

    We're joined by our friend Tristan to talk about gardening experiences, from newbies (us) to the...

  • 16: Bassam Kurdali on using Blender for open movie productions and education -- FOSS and Crafts

    Bassam Kurdali (Fediverse, Twitter) talks about using Blender (a free and open source software suite for...

  • 15: Scribble and the Open Document Format -- FOSS and Crafts

    Morgan and Chris talk about the Scribble document authoring format, with Morgan talking about authoring her...

  • 14: Digital Humanities Workshops -- FOSS and Crafts

    Morgan and Chris discuss the Digital Humanities workshops they ran introducing non-programmers to Racket and Scribble.Links:The...

  • 13: ActivityPub Conference 2020 with Sebastian Lasse -- FOSS and Crafts

    This week we are joined by Sebastian Lasse, author of the Redaktor ActivityPub powered CMS, and...

  • 12: [Theatre] The What Goblins Saga, Chapter 2: Trees, Friends, and Static -- FOSS and Crafts

    On this episode of FOSS and Crafts Theatre, we continue the What Goblins Saga. The What...

  • 11: An Ethics of Agency -- FOSS and Crafts

    Chris and Morgan discuss an ethical framework Chris has been workshopping for the last few years,...

  • 10: [Theatre] The What Goblins Saga, Chapter 1: What Are Goblins? -- FOSS and Crafts

    On this episode of FOSS and Crafts Theatre, we begin exploring "The What Goblins Saga". While...

  • 9: What is Spritely? -- FOSS and Crafts

    What is this Spritely project that's taken up most of Chris's time for the last several...

  • 8: Stefano Zacchiroli on preserving source code at Software Heritage -- FOSS and Crafts

    We are extremely excited to have on our first FOSS & Crafts guest: Stefano Zacchiroli! (Also...

  • 7: [Theatre] What Escaped from the Demonic Z.O.O.O.O. (part 2) -- FOSS and Crafts

    Leaving off from part 1, the office demons of Styx, Hexia, and Gummy Bear (or is...

  • 6: [Theatre] What Escaped from the Demonic Z.O.O.O.O. (part 1) -- FOSS and Crafts

    On the first ever episode of FOSS and Crafts Theatre (a new subshow of FOSS and...

  • 5: Milkytracker, chiptunes, and that intro music -- FOSS and Crafts

    Chris's journey of making the intro music is used as a backdrop to explore how to...

  • 4: The Eight Kinds of Fun -- FOSS and Crafts

    Morgan and Chris look at the domains of FOSS and crafts from the lens of the...

  • 3: Textile production and a nostalgic past -- FOSS and Crafts

    These days textile production is mostly automated aside from some niche markets and craft production. Craft...

  • 2: The impact of machines that "learn" and produce -- FOSS and Crafts

    The results from machine learning have been getting better and better and the results seen so...

  • 1: Collaborative Storytelling with Dice -- FOSS and Crafts

    You've probably heard of "tabletop Role Playing Games" (or, tabletop RPGs) before, but what are they?...

  • Episode 0: Welcome to FOSS and Crafts! -- FOSS and Crafts

    Here it is, the very first episode of FOSS and Crafts! Co-hosts Chris and Morgan introduce...