Tag Archives: critical data practice

Abstract for “Fog of Finance? Visualising Offshore and the Aesthetics of Uncertainty” at MoneyLab #6, University of Siegen

Following is the abstract for our contribution on “The Fog of Finance? Visualising Offshore and the Aesthetics of Uncertainty” at the upcoming MoneyLab #6: Infrastructures of Money hosted by the Institute of Network Cultures and the University of Siegen. This is based on a collaboration between the Tax Justice Network, the University of Sussex, Density Design and the […]

Posted in academia, advocacy, art, data, datajournalism, design, digital, digital journalism, digitalhumanities, Public Data Lab, research, science and technology studies, talks, taxjustice | Also tagged , , , , , , , | Comments closed

Table of contents and chapter previews for “The Data Journalism Handbook: Towards a Critical Data Practice”

As we announced last year, Liliana Bounegru and I are currently co-editing a new edition of the The Data Journalism Handbook which will be published on Amsterdam University Press next year. As it says in the introduction, the book is “a collective experiment in accounting for data journalism practices and a collective invitation to explore […]

Posted in academia, books, data, datajournalism, datajournalismhandbook, digital journalism, digital methods, media studies, open data, projects, Public Data Lab, publications, research, science and technology studies, visualisation | Also tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments closed

New Project: “Save Our Air”

Today the Public Data Lab is launching its Save Our Air project, which explores how data can be used to attend to and assemble people around different aspects of air pollution. As well as focusing on how data can represent air pollution levels in the context of science and policy, it looks at how “situating […]

Posted in academia, advocacy, data, datajournalism, design, digital, digital methods, networks, open data, policy, prototypes, Public Data Lab, research, science and technology studies, visualisation | Also tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments closed

New edition of Data Journalism Handbook to explore journalistic interventions in the data society

The first edition of The Data Journalism Handbook has been widely used and widely cited by students, practitioners and researchers alike, serving as both textbook and sourcebook for an emerging field. It has been translated into over 12 languages – including Arabic, Chinese, Czech, French, Georgian, Greek, Italian, Macedonian, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish and Ukrainian – […]

Posted in academia, books, data, datajournalism, datajournalismhandbook, digital methods, Public Data Lab, research, science and technology studies | Also tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments closed

Joining King’s College London as Lecturer in Critical Infrastructure Studies

This has been under wraps for a while, but it has just been publicly announced that I’ll be joining the Department of Digital Humanities at King’s College London as Lecturer in Critical Infrastructure Studies. The department is a world-leading centre for doing social and cultural research both with and about the digital. It is one […]

Posted in academia, critical theory, data, Data Worlds, digital, digital methods, digitalhumanities, networks, open data, Public Data Lab, research, science and technology studies, sociology | Also tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments closed