Dissertation: Handmade Futures

When our imaginaries of innovation include craft-based practices, we are better able to see the integral work both presently and historically done by women. 


Making Core Memory

Putting man on the moon required more than the intellectual work of engineers. It took the routine handwork of women weavers, who built the Apollo's computer memory.  A workshop. 


Designing Automated Expression

Social bots are inscribed with the perspectives and values of their makers. These seemingly repetitive, simple bits of code are meaningful and expressive. They're more than automation.