Dear Data: Information, Power and Feminism (Zoom workshop)

Gumtau, S. (Speaker)

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Description of Activity

A workshop introducing participants to the power structures in data, in particular highlighting the concept of Feminist Data Visualization and Algorithmic Oppression. Participants were presented with some case studies and then invited to engage with data sets related to statistics of women in leadership positions. Through interaction with online whiteboard software Miro, attendees were invited to develop their own data visualisations responding to the data sets.
Period1 Dec 2021
Event titlePONToon Virtual Symposium: Digital Innovation and Female Empowerment
Event typeConference
Degree of RecognitionInternational

Keywords

  • digital
  • empowerment
  • feminism
  • data
  • Data visualization
  • workshop
  • creative practice
  • critical practice