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Friday, June 16 • 12:45pm - 1:45pm
Alternative Teaching Practice: FemTechNet

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FemTechNet creates feminist strategies for alternative learning across digital networks. We will share strategies for teaching gender and technology while building an inclusive feminist community for scholars, artists and activist educators. Participants will be introduced to FemTechNet’s collaborative pedagogy, including ‘feminist mapping’, and 'alternative character design' workshops. Participants will learn to re-shape teaching, learning, and knowledge production and will be invited to join the FTN network!

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Ivette Bayo-Urban

As an educator-scholar and doctoral candidate at the University of Washington’s Information School, I study people and their relationships with technology. I am interested in how the social systems and technical systems operate in our daily lives, I recognize that technology is... Read More →
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Marla Jaksch

Associate Professor of Women's & Gender Studies, Assistant Professor of Women's and Gender Studies at The College of New Jersey
Dr. Marla Jaksch is an associate professor in the Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Department, with affiliate appointments in the African American Studies Department and the International Studies Program's Africa concentration at The College of New Jersey. Her research interests... Read More →

Heide Solbrig

Heide Solbrig
Heide Solbrig, (MFA, Ph.D) is a media artist & scholar, filmmaker, and illustrator, and runs the Boston Comics Workspace in Somerville, Mass. She writes independent and experimental comics, makes films and collaborates on public media projects. She is the DOCC (Distributed Online... Read More →

Friday June 16, 2017 12:45pm - 1:45pm EDT
State Hall: Room 127
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