Intersectional Perspectives on Design, Politics and Power: Symposium Programme

Symposium Poster

Date: 14-15 November 2016 | Location: House C, Fifth Floor, Niagara Building, Nordenskiöldsgatan 1, School of Arts and Communication, Malmö University, Sweden

This event is open to the public. Limited seating is available. If you are interested in attending, please register here

13.05-13.30Opening remarks on Intersectionality and DesignLuiza Prado and Ece Canli
13.30-15.30Session One: Moderated by Pedro Oliveira
Feathers of Hope: A Design Justice Case StudyUna Lee
5000times: exploitative mechanisms within the design of smart high-tech productsIsabel Mager
Intersectional perspectives on intimate technology, solutionism, and privilege Marie Louise Juul Søndergaard
15.45-17.45Session Two: Moderated by Danah Abdulla
Exclusion and Inclusion in the Design Practice for Mental HealthPaola Pierri
Intersectional Perspectives in the Context of South AsiaManahil Huda
White StandardMárton Kabai
09:00-11:00Session Three: Moderated by Tristan Schultz
Conflictual design artefacts reveal vertical power relationships Max Mollon
Design as Symbolic Violence: Reproducing the ‘isms’Joanna Boehnert and Dimeji Onafuwa
Decolonising the Toilet Nadine Botha
11:15-13:15Session Four: Moderated by Ece Canli, Mahmoud Keshavarz and Luiza Prado
Gender, Profession, Age and Class: Employing an Intersectional Approach in Research on the Designer's WorkPinar Kaygan
TBD: Decolonizing Design in the Canadian Context Elizabeth (Dori) Tunstall
A lexicon of concepts? How do we convert the Insights of practice into politically actionable Strategies that draw on the capabilities of designing?Clive Dilnot
13:15-14:15Lunch Break
14:15-15:00Concluding remarks and paths forward: a collective discussion



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