Illustrating a framework for studying the intersectional development of technological artifacts and systems and their impact on Black cultural production and social processes.
Drawing upon interviews, participant observation, and my own experiences as a volunteer community moderator on Reddit, I propose that a significant portion of work performed by volunteer moderators is social and communicative in nature.
What legal routes are available to people facing online harassment, and what policies might need to be changed to better address this issue?
Increasingly, digital games are being designed for the express purpose of promoting community engagement and social action.
Denise Cheng: “We kicked off the 2013 academic year with second-year CMS grad students presenting about their thesis topic and summer research.”
How is digital technology generating counterpublics — categories of identity and belonging in opposition to established norms of personhood or community?
Gediminas Urbonas is artist and educator, and co-founder (with Nomeda Urbonas) of Urbonas Studio – an interdisciplinary research program that advocates for the reclamation of public culture.