21-22 January Institute for Social Futures, Lancaster University, UK
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Multidisciplinary symposium that will take place on November 27th, Montréal
Roxana Barrantes will introduce ACT at PUCP (Peru) on November 20th, 2015
Join us at Café l’Extension on Friday November 20th as we share stories and experiences from the Parc Extension neighbourhood.
Special Issue of the Canadian Journal of Communication
Kim Sawchuk on digital ageism, discursive action research, and the case of Wikipedia. Watch the video of her lecture held at the Graz International Summer School Seggau 2015
Three seminars offered by ACT member Loredana Ivan at IN3-UOC
Presentation by ACT researchers Loredana Ivan and Shannon Hebblethwaite.
Wikipedia has become an indispensable source of online information for students and researchers because of its ease of use as well as its reputation as a user-generated encyclopaedia of shared knowledge. But is it? Our research suggests a much more complicated and twisted tale. Wikipedia is a space of negotiation, contestation and struggles over inclusion and exclusion into “encyclopedic” knowledge.
Passionate about music, life stories, gender and ageing, Dr. Jennings is the founder of the Centre for Women, Ageing and Media (WAM) and a collaborator of the Ageing and Communication Technologies (ACT) project.