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Gender, Surveillance & Big Data
30th June 2017

Gender, Surveillance & Big Data

I recently had the pleasure to be part of a Twitter chat hosted and moderated by GenderIT, who I've written for in the past. Along with Anita Gurumurthy, founding member and executive director of IT for Change we discussed the ...
Diversity & Inclusion in tech with #AlterConf Berlin
13th May 2017

Diversity & Inclusion in tech with #AlterConf Berlin

AlterConf Berlin was an inspiring day packed with analysis and discussion towards more inclusive tech futures for all, and a day of lived inclusion beyond the all too usual diversity checklisting. I have the privilege to produc...
Diversity, Inclusion, and why Tech needs both
21st February 2017

Diversity, Inclusion, and why Tech needs both

What do we mean when we speak of diversity and inclusion? How are they different? Why does the tech industry need diversity and inclusion? This mini-explainer briefly summarises what diversity and inclusion are, how they are d...
Lecture: Lucy Suchman, Feminist Research at the Digital/Material Boundary
10th February 2017

Lecture: Lucy Suchman, Feminist Research at the Digital/Material Boundary

Feminist research inspiration in the shape of a brilliant lecture given by Prof. Lucy Suchman about "Feminist Research at the Digital/Material Boundary" for a lecture series on feminist & queer approaches to technoscience.
Transformative Justice Workshop
16th January 2017

Transformative Justice Workshop

For 33C3, the 33rd edition of Chaos Computer Congress in December 2016, a couple of fellow queer feminists and I co-hosted a self-organised workshop session on transformative justice in the hacker community. This post shares th...
Show your work!
5th January 2017

Show your work!

Thoughts on how to apply Austin Kleon's advice to "Show your work!" to the creative process behind the daily work of research writing. I read what he frames as “a new way of operating” for creatives as a summary and reminde...