Category Archives: Gender Studies

DIGITAL GENDER: THEORY, METHODOLOGY, AND PRACTICE

Tweet 12-14 MARCH 2014 CALL FOR PAPERS The rapid expansion of ICT in industry and academia has spawned a vast amount of research and practice on a variety of issues regarding the digital, from virtual identities to cyber-bullying and cyber-crime. … Continue reading

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Anita Sarkeesian – Entering a gendered minefield

Tweet Over a hundred guests came to listen to Anita Sarkeesian yesterday in the auditorium of Umeå School of Architecture. Anita mainly spoke about her project “Tropes vs Women” and its results so far. She also showed a few pieces of, … Continue reading

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And the debate returns, where are all the women? or the blogosphere does not exist

Tweet I have been looking for figures on the female to male ratio of the blogosphere today when working on an article edit about gendered language in a technology weblog community. I am looking at this more from a community … Continue reading

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Eclectic Tech Carnival (/ETC) in Umeå 8-12 June 2009

Tweet /ECT 2007, Linz /ETC is a week long gathering for women interested in technology, art and grass roots activism. At /ETC you can share experiences and search out opportunities for international collaborations through the use of technology and arts. … Continue reading

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