‘Data Citizens and Data Organisms’ Speaker: Prof Geoffrey C. Bowker, University of California, Irvine Thursday, 9 June 2016, 17:00- 18:30 Location: Richard Hoggart Building, Room 309, Goldsmiths Download the poster here Public lecture organised by the ERC funded ARITHMUS project (www.arithmus.eu), Department of Sociology. Please RSVP at http://arithmus-classifications.eventbrite.co.uk. Abstract: In this talk, I explore[…]
Evelyn Ruppert and Funda Ustek contributed to the Visual Social Media Lab Report, “The Iconic Image on Social Media: A Rapid Research Response to the Death of Aylan Kurdi”. Evelyn and Funda’s piece titled “Body Counts: Counting Aylan Kurdi” investigates the politics of counting migrant flows, especially refugees, and lays out the definitional, legal and political[…]
On 1-3 October 2015, Funda Ustek attended CEST Symposium (Consortium for European Symposia on Turkey). Funda delivered a talk on the politics of counting and uncounting foreigners in Turkey, with a particular focus on refugees and transit migrants. The conference feed on Twitter can be accessed via #cest2015 and @CESTurkey.