This is an interview and case study with Addison Shockley, a Phd in Communication Studies with an emphasis in Rhetoric.
He has developed a customized workflow to use with his second brain that allows him to precisely track citations for writing academic articles, including multi-colored progressive summarization (red for arguments/debates, blue for external significance, black for evidence, purple for scholarly significance, and yellow for personal resonance) and a PARA system that spans PDF readers and reference management software tools like Zotero.
Here are the links mentioned in the video:
- An informal written description of Addison’s workflow using PARA and Progressive Summarization
- Evernote note with multiple highlight colors (which isn’t natively supported by Evernote, but can be copied and pasted from other programs that do support it)
- How to set up Zotfile, Zotero, Dropbox, PDFExpert6, and Evernote
- Writing Your Journal Article in Twelve Weeks: A Guide to Academic Publishing Success by Wendy Laura Belcher (summary note here)
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