another fabulous summer school on digital ethnography
Another Fabulous Summer SchoolDigital Ethnography, but also some public sphere fieldwork with the controversial Boston Dynamics Spot Robot Annette MarkhamNext week, I'll facilitate the Digital Ethnography Research Centre's Summer School with Larissa Hjorth....
Theory as Retrospective Sensemaking
I’ve been trying to avoid writing theory my entire career. Then I started to wonder: Am I a theorist?
Youth + Digital Literacy + Algorithmic Relations: A ten year pedagogical model
Details of my pedagogical design for building critical digital literacy through autoethnographic deep dives into digital lived experience. Tested over ten years with >1500 participants.
Situational Mapping fosters a greater sensitivity to elements influencing fieldwork, including the researcher’s position, movement, and connections.
Losing your sense of self: Ontological Insecurity
Whether long-lived or momentary, ontological insecurity is associated with intense existential disorientation. To explore how this is connected to echolocation, it’s useful to go back to a core question such as: How do we recognize ourselves?
A brief summary of ontological security
ontological security is a sense of stability that emerges in response to the need to experience oneself as a whole, continuous person in time rather than constantly changing.