Signal Boost – GG attacks SXSW panels on online safety, harassment, and VR.

Via Arthur Chu and with permission: “As you may know, the South by Southwest (SXSW) festival in Austin uses a crowdsourced approval method for its panels, taking into account online voting to see which proposed panels get approved. (http://panelpicker.sxsw.com/) Three panels proposed for SXSW Interactive — about gaming and interactive media — are being attacked… More Signal Boost – GG attacks SXSW panels on online safety, harassment, and VR.

Feminist Digital Humanities: Theoretical, Social, and Material Engagements around Making and Breaking Computational Media

Here’s our Digital Humanities Summer Institute (DHSI) course Elizabeth Losh, University of California, San Diego Jacque Wernimont, Scripps College Although there is a deep history of feminist engagement with technology, projects like FemTechNet argue that such history is often hidden and feminist thinkers are frequently siloed. In order to address this, the seminar will offer… More Feminist Digital Humanities: Theoretical, Social, and Material Engagements around Making and Breaking Computational Media