Data Visualization from a Feminist Perspective: Interview with Catherine D´Ignazio

Nanna Thylstrup, Kristin Veel

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Catherine D’Ignazio is a scholar, artist/designer and software developer who focuses on data literacy, feminist technology and civic art. She has run breastpump hackathons, created award-winning water quality sculptures that talk and tweet, and led walking data visualizations to envision the future of sea level rise. Her research at the intersection of gender, technology and the humanities has been published in the Journal of Peer Production, the Journal of Community Informatics, and the proceedings of Human Factors in Computing Systems (ACM SIGCHI). D’Ignazio is an Assistant Professor of Civic Media and Data Visualization at Emerson College, a faculty director of the Engagement Lab and a research affiliate at the MIT Center for Civic Media.
Original languageEnglish
JournalKvinder, Køn & Forskning
Issue number1
Pages (from-to)67-71
Number of pages5
Publication statusPublished - 2017
Externally publishedYes

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