Annotations: BuzzFeed is a successful company. And it is not only that: BuzzFeed is the rare example of a news organization that changes the way the news industry works. While it may not turn the largest profits or get the biggest scoops, it is shaping how other organizations sell ads, hire employees, and approach their […]
Annotations: It was Alan Liu’s heartfelt act of public bereavement that most clearly articulated what I sought in this protest bot: The problem with Dylan wasn’t that he had gone electric. It was that he wasn’t specific. You never really knew what the hell he was singing about The sparsely produced album was called All […]
Annotations: Here is the thing about how discrimination works: No one ever comes right out and says, “We don’t want you.” I was surprised by how repeatedly I was asked to whitewash the story, to make my book seem more relatable to audiences, as if none of those audiences had people like me in them. […]
Annotations: I am proposing that feminist inquiry can help us articulate and better understand the epistemologies in digital humanities and information science that are shaping the infrastructures we are building and using in the humanities. Yet, from a feminist perspective, we are ultimately responsible not only to be self-conscious or self-aware of technologies as "ways […]
Annotations: As suggested by Bianco, Dean, and Clement, a more robust theorization of feminist digital humanities requires understanding the ways in which academic structures subsume feminist innovation and critique, appropriating both the insights and power of subversive work.