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Workshop Report: Doing Screen Work Ethnographies

On June 2nd, 2015, the first ARITHMUS method workshop took place at Goldsmiths. Doing screen work ethnographies was the first of six method workshops concerning the ethnographic study of national statistical practices. The workshop kicked off with the Goldsmiths Sociology Annual Lecture by Prof Lucy Suchman. Her lecture, ‘Digital Practices: Some Methodological Reflections,’ was a retrospective of her work on human-computer interfaces. A diverse group of invited researchers[…]

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ARITHMUS Method Workshop: Doing Screen Work Ethnographies, 1-2 June 2015

On June 2nd, 2015, the first ARITHMUS method workshop took place at Goldsmiths, University of London. The workshop, titled ‘Doing screen work ethnographies’, addressed the problem of doing ethnographies of screen-mediated environments. It kicked off with the Goldsmiths Sociology Annual Lecture by Professor Lucy Suchman: ‘Digital Practices: Some Methodological Reflections’ on June 1. Ethnographic fieldwork[…]