ETHNOGRAPHIC ENGAGEMENTS WITH DIGITAL ALTERITY I

Thursday, November 19, 2015: 4:00 PM-5:45 PM Capital Ballroom 1 (Hyatt Regency) As digital technologies become ever more ubiquitous as artefacts and infrastructures via which human relations are conducted, this panel explores an approach to digital relations that asks not whether the digital is virtual or real, but just what kind of reality the digital […]

GRAPPLING WITH THE FAMILIAR/STRANGE IN ETHNOGRAPHIC STUDIES OF YOUNG PEOPLE DOING SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

Friday, November 20, 2015: 10:15 AM-12:00 PM 706 (Colorado Convention Center) An increasing number of anthropologists of education are turning their attention to studies of science and technology among young people in schools, in learning communities outside of school, in sites of popular culture, and in virtual spaces. Drawing on the longer tradition of science […]