Mapping for Social Justice: Approaches with New Media and the Digital Humanities

Friday, March 3, 2017 - 8:30am to 12:00pm
Sponsored by RITM

A range of speakers will be come together to speak about on digital networks, public participation, and transnational migration.

  • 8:30 am: Gathering & Coffee
  • 9:00 am: Welcome Remarks - Laura Barraclough, Assistant Professor of American Studies, Yale
  • 9:15 am: Radical Aesthetics & Politics of Design - featuring Merlyna Lim (Carleton), Tim Stallman (independent scholar), Jen Jack Gieseking (Trinity), and Wendy Cheng (Scripps) as chair.
  • 10:45 am: Public Participation & Public Knowledges - featuring David Kim (Delaware), Mishauna Goeman (Tonawanda Band of Senaca | UCLA), Veronica Velez (Western Washington), and Laura Pulido (Oregon), as chair

Sponsors include: The Edward J. and Dorothy Clarke Kempf Fund at Yale University, Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies,  the Yale Center for the Study of Race, Indigeneity, and Transnational Migration, The Franke Program in Science and the Humanities, Yale School of Architecture, Public Humanities, Environmental Studies, and the American Studies Program