Foundations and Futures of Feminist Technosciences. Catalyst: Feminism, Theory, Technoscience, 5-year anniversary

April 22, 2021
Online event

REMOTE ACCESS: CRIP FEMINIST DANCE PARTY! LINK

Catalyst serves as a distinctive forum for both emerging and well-established scholars to publish interdisciplinary work. Catalyst aims to publish critically engaged feminist STS scholarship that reroutes the gendered, queer, raced, colonial, militarized, and political economic beings and doings of technoscience. Catalyst was awarded the Society for Social Studies of Science (4S) Infrastructure Prize in acknowledgement of “the outstanding work done by the Catalyst editorial collective in support of theoretically inventive and methodologically creative feminist scholarship that spans the social sciences, humanities, and arts,” in 2020.

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Global Platforms and Infrastructure Symposium

April 30, 2021
Online event

Symposium Description: Digital platforms are so pervasive in our everyday life to the point that it becomes no longer meaningful to separate our lives from them. How do they shape our everyday life, cultural industry, labor relations, and identity? How do digital platforms operate their power economically, materially, and politically? In this webinar, we invite three experts in Media and Communication Studies, Dr. Dal Yong Jin (Simon Fraser University), Dr. Jean-Christophe Plantin (London School of Economics), and Dr. Julie Yujie Chen (University of Toronto) to discuss the global impacts of digital platforms and infrastructures. 

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I Colóquio Internacional em Ciência, Tecnologia e Sociedade (CTS)

March 1 – July 5, 2021
Online event

Em 1º de Março de 2021, às 14 horas, abre-se o I Colóquio Internacional em Ciência, Tecnologia e Sociedade.

A abertura trará a mesa O campo dos estudos CTS na atualidade, com Antonio Arellano-Hernández (UAEM) e Gilson Leandro Queluz (UTFPR), constituindo também, esta atividade, a Aula Magna (inaugural) do ano letivo de 2021 do Programa de Pós-Graduação em Tecnologia e Sociedade (PPGTE).

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