FACES - gender &amp; technology http://faces-l.net/en/taxonomy/term/281/0 en ideacritik http://faces-l.net/en/content/ideacritik-0 <p>Montréal/Rotterdam based media designer, artist and researcher</p> <p>I often work around forms of (mediated) collective storytelling. I tell the stories through a different interface, revealing or questioning structures and assumptions inherent to the underpinning systems. Central to my practice is working with FLOSS and hardware hacking as a means to re-purpose objects and to endow them with functionalities that challenge perception.</p> archive classification systems death gender &amp; technology herstory media art Montreal Rotterdam telematic performance Wed, 02 Sep 2009 16:17:06 +0000 ideacritik 438 at http://faces-l.net Linda J Vigdor http://faces-l.net/en/content/linda-j-vigdor <p>I recently received my PhD for my dissertation, "An Intersectional Reading of Gender &amp; Technology." My thesis deconstructs a gender-technology story in education and policy that focuses on women's underrepresentation in computing and argues that this concern masks the ways that women-gender are co-opted as a kind of mediator in managing our societal anxieties over technological progress.</p> <p><a href="http://faces-l.net/en/content/linda-j-vigdor">read more</a></p> art-technoscience collaborations Champaign-Urbana creativity/imagination &amp; technology feminist technoscience gender &amp; technology literacies transdisciplinary/qualitative/interpretive methodologies; Wed, 14 Jan 2009 05:32:46 +0000 Linda Vigdor 266 at http://faces-l.net