Rafael Grohmann’s interview with Deborah Lupton about her new book, Data Selves: More-than-Human Perspectives.
RG: What does data selves mean in a more-than-human perspective?
DL: A more-than-human
perspective acknowledges that humans are always already part of nonhuman
relations. Humans and nonhumans come together in assemblages that are
constantly changing … Read More
In contemporary societies, our everyday actions and interactions produce data. From using social media to shopping online, from supporting political campaigns to checking our health, and from operating a smart TV to walking through a smart city, data traces are produced, collected, and analysed. Through this data we are increasingly … Read More
Platform Capitalism aims to undermine the self-aggrandising narratives of Silicon Valley, casting a critical eye onto the landscape of the leading capitalist firms. Here we find that – both in and out of the tech sector – firms have been adopting a new type of business model, premised upon bringing … Read More