Re-figuring Gilbert the Drone

Mads Bødker, Stefan Olavi Olofsson, Torkil Clemmensen

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Resumé

In the paper we offer a story of re-figuring a consumer drone as a way of “living with monsters”. If drones are “monstrous”, what potentials might lie in re-framing them as more benign, civic, or even perhaps enchanted? Based on a field study of work at a makerspace, we present re-figuring as a process of reflecting, interacting and imagining the function of a drone, using gradually developing intuitions as well as an emergent felt ‘sense’ of the drone in practice. Using an analytic trajectory broadly based on philosophies of affect, we suggest how felt relations to technology can potentially become further involved in a critical move towards re-figuring “monstrous” technologies.
In the paper we offer a story of re-figuring a consumer drone as a way of “living with monsters”. If drones are “monstrous”, what potentials might lie in re-framing them as more benign, civic, or even perhaps enchanted? Based on a field study of work at a makerspace, we present re-figuring as a process of reflecting, interacting and imagining the function of a drone, using gradually developing intuitions as well as an emergent felt ‘sense’ of the drone in practice. Using an analytic trajectory broadly based on philosophies of affect, we suggest how felt relations to technology can potentially become further involved in a critical move towards re-figuring “monstrous” technologies.
SprogEngelsk
TitelLiving with Monsters? : Social Implications of Algorithmic Phenomena, Hybrid Agency, and the Performativity of Technology
RedaktørerUlrike Schultze, Margunn Aanestad, Magnus Mähring, Carsten Østerlund, Kai Riemer
Antal sider13
Udgivelses stedCham
ForlagSpringer
Dato2018
Sider127-139
ISBN (Trykt)9783030040901
ISBN (Elektronisk)9783030040918
DOI
StatusUdgivet - 2018
BegivenhedIFIP WG 8.2 Working Conference on the Interaction of Information Systems and the Organization: Living with Monsters? Social Implications of Algorithmic Phenomena, Hybrid Agency and the Performativity of Technology - San Francisco State University, San Francisco, USA
Varighed: 11 dec. 201811 dec. 2018
http://2018conf.ifipwg82.org/

Konference

KonferenceIFIP WG 8.2 Working Conference on the Interaction of Information Systems and the Organization
LokationSan Francisco State University
LandUSA
BySan Francisco
Periode11/12/201811/12/2018
Internetadresse
NavnIFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology
Vol/bind543
ISSN1868-4238

Emneord

  • Drones
  • Re-figuring
  • Design

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Bødker, M., Olofsson, S. O., & Clemmensen, T. (2018). Re-figuring Gilbert the Drone. I U. Schultze, M. Aanestad, M. Mähring, C. Østerlund, & K. Riemer (red.), Living with Monsters?: Social Implications of Algorithmic Phenomena, Hybrid Agency, and the Performativity of Technology (s. 127-139). Cham: Springer. IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology, Bind. 543, DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-04091-8_10
Bødker, Mads ; Olofsson, Stefan Olavi ; Clemmensen, Torkil. / Re-figuring Gilbert the Drone. Living with Monsters?: Social Implications of Algorithmic Phenomena, Hybrid Agency, and the Performativity of Technology. red. / Ulrike Schultze ; Margunn Aanestad ; Magnus Mähring ; Carsten Østerlund ; Kai Riemer. Cham : Springer, 2018. s. 127-139 (IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology, ???volume??? 543).
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Bødker, M, Olofsson, SO & Clemmensen, T 2018, Re-figuring Gilbert the Drone. i U Schultze, M Aanestad, M Mähring, C Østerlund & K Riemer (red), Living with Monsters?: Social Implications of Algorithmic Phenomena, Hybrid Agency, and the Performativity of Technology. Springer, Cham, IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology, bind 543, s. 127-139, IFIP WG 8.2 Working Conference on the Interaction of Information Systems and the Organization, San Francisco, USA, 11/12/2018. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-04091-8_10

Re-figuring Gilbert the Drone. / Bødker, Mads; Olofsson, Stefan Olavi; Clemmensen, Torkil.

Living with Monsters?: Social Implications of Algorithmic Phenomena, Hybrid Agency, and the Performativity of Technology. red. / Ulrike Schultze; Margunn Aanestad; Magnus Mähring; Carsten Østerlund; Kai Riemer. Cham : Springer, 2018. s. 127-139.

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Bødker M, Olofsson SO, Clemmensen T. Re-figuring Gilbert the Drone. I Schultze U, Aanestad M, Mähring M, Østerlund C, Riemer K, red., Living with Monsters?: Social Implications of Algorithmic Phenomena, Hybrid Agency, and the Performativity of Technology. Cham: Springer. 2018. s. 127-139. (IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology, Bind 543). Tilgængelig fra, DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-04091-8_10