January 27th, 2016

Programming Violence: Under a Progressive Surface, Facebook’s Software Misgenders Users

Almost two years ago, Facebook waved the rainbow flag and metaphorically opened its doors to all of the folks who […]

June 12th, 2015

Console-ing Passions 2015

This is my first time attending Console-ing Passions and I’m very excited to be on a panel pulled together by Alison Harvey and full […]

May 13th, 2015

Interrogating Crystal’s Design Flaws Highlights Options for Technical Advocacy

*cross-posted on Culture Digitally* I recently got a call from the CBC asking if I’ve heard about Crystal Knows and […]

April 20th, 2015

Teenage Software Dreams

I’m just back from the 8th annual DC Queer Studies Symposium at The University of Maryland. Queer Speculations was a […]

April 7th, 2015

Guest Lecture on Sexting

My colleague, Ben Woo, has been teaching our first year Introduction to Communication Studies course this year. During the past […]

March 9th, 2015

CSCW 2015!

CSCW 2015 is around the corner! The Feminism and Feminist Approaches in Social Computing pre-conference workshop is first on my […]

December 16th, 2014

Early Christmas Presents

I’ve been lucky enough to get some early presents in my inbox this past week.   The first is an […]

November 6th, 2014

NWSA 2014

The National Women’s Studies Association is just around the corner. It’ll be my first time attending and I have heard […]

October 9th, 2014

Sunny Calgary

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]I’m off to Calgary next week. I’ve been very kindly invited by Professor David Taras to speak about my book, Digital Currents: […]

September 24th, 2014

Book Event: Author Meets Readers

My book, Digital Currents: How Technology and the Public are Shaping TV News (University of Toronto Press, 2014), is being featured […]