I just returned from Barcelona, where I was invited to give a keynote talk on “Design Justice and Smart Enough Cities” at the Smart City Expo and World Conference 2019. While I was there, I also co-led a workshop at the Sharing Cities Stand Lab together with the fabulous folks from the Design Justice Mediterranea Local Node.
I’m so happy to announce that my new book Design Justice: Community-Led Practices to Build the Worlds We Need will be published by the MIT Press in February 2020. You can pre-order from various booksellers over at the book’s page on the MIT Press site: https://mitpress.mit.edu/books/design-justice!
The phenomenal publication Public Books has posted a lightly edited transcript of remarks that I delivered at the Co-Opting AI: Justice event, held at NYU in New York City on May 13, 2019. In the talk, I discuss three concepts: first, the idea of design justice; second, how people are already resisting oppressive AI; and third,[…]
In September, I was honored to give a keynote at Real World: Design, Politics, Future: the Papanek Symposium 2019. This event took place inside the Porto Design Biennale, in Porto, Portugal. My talk was titled “Design Justice: Principles, Processes, and Practices to Challenge Systemic Inequalities.” More info: https://papanek.org/symposium-2019.