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Digital Humanities and New Contexts of Digital Archival Practice in India
Puthiya Purayil Sneha attended and presented at a conference on 'The Arts, Knowledge, and Critique in the Digital Age in India: Addressing Challenges in the ... by Puthiya Purayil Sneha last modified Dec 18, 2019 10:32 AM — Filed under: , , , ,
Data Infrastructures and Inequities: Why Does Reproductive Health Surveillance in India Need Our Urgent Attention?
In order to bring out certain conceptual and procedural problems with health monitoring in the Indian context, this article by Aayush Rathi and Ambika Tandon ... by Aayush Rathi and Ambika Tandon last modified Dec 30, 2019 04:44 PM — Filed under: , , , , , , , , ,
Call for Researchers: Welfare, Gender, and Surveillance
We are inviting applications for two researchers. Each researcher is expected to write a narrative essay that interrogates the modes of surveillance that ... by Ambika Tandon last modified Feb 13, 2020 03:05 PM — Filed under: , , , ,
Digital Native: The e-wasteland of our times
How digitising isn’t necessarily a fast-track to a sustainable future. by Nishant Shah last modified May 06, 2018 03:21 AM — Filed under:
New Contexts and Sites of Humanities Practice in the Digital (Paper)
The ubiquitous presence of the ‘digital’ over the couple of decades has brought with it several important changes in interdisciplinary forms of research and ... by Puthiya Purayil Sneha last modified Dec 06, 2019 05:03 AM — Filed under: , , , , ,
Digital Native: Cause an Effect
Aadhaar is a self-contained safe system, its interaction with other data and information systems is also equally safe and benign. by Nishant Shah last modified Jun 26, 2018 03:21 PM — Filed under: , ,
June 2018 Newsletter
CIS newsletter for the month of June 2018. by Prasad Krishna last modified Aug 11, 2018 02:52 AM — Filed under: , , ,
July 2018 Newsletter
CIS July 2018 newsletter. by Prasad Krishna last modified Aug 11, 2018 02:50 AM — Filed under: , , ,
Platforms, Power and Politics: Digital Labour in India
The Centre for Internet & Society (CIS) invites you to a webinar wherein it will launch and present four research reports on digital labour in India. The ... by Ambika Tandon last modified Jul 20, 2021 02:42 AM — Filed under: , ,
Data bleeding everywhere: a story of period trackers
This is an excerpt from an essay by Sadaf Khan, written for and published as part of the Bodies of Evidence collection of Deep Dives. The Bodies of Evidence ... by Sumandro Chattapadhyay last modified Dec 06, 2019 05:03 AM — Filed under: , , , , , ,
Unpacking video-based surveillance in New Delhi
Aayush Rathi and Ambika Tandon presented at an international workshop on 'Urban Data, Inequality and Justice in the Global South', on 14 June 2019, at the ... by Aayush Rathi and Ambika Tandon last modified Jun 20, 2019 05:13 AM — Filed under: , , , , , ,
Facebook sees its salvation with its cryptocurrency Libra
Facebook’s Libra is designed to take control of our digital lives. by Nishant Shah last modified Jul 02, 2019 03:58 AM — Filed under:
Making Humanities in the Digital: Embodiment and Framing in Bichitra and Indiancine.ma
The growth of the internet and digital technologies in the last couple of decades, and the emergence of new ‘digital objects’ of enquiry has led to a ... by Puthiya Purayil Sneha last modified Jun 25, 2018 12:50 PM — Filed under: , , , ,
Indic Scripts and the Internet
This post by Dibyajyoti Ghosh is part of the 'Studying Internets in India' series. Dibyajyoti is a PhD student in the Department of English, Jadavpur ... by Dibyajyoti Ghosh last modified Jul 10, 2015 04:23 AM — Filed under: , , , ,
Users and the Internet
This post by Purbasha Auddy is part of the 'Studying Internets in India' series. Purbasha is a SYLFF PhD fellow at the School of Cultural Texts and Records ... by Purbasha Auddy last modified Jul 10, 2015 04:20 AM — Filed under: , ,
Effective Activism: The Internet, Social Media, and Hierarchical Activism in New Delhi
This post by Sarah McKeever is part of the 'Studying Internets in India' series. Sarah is a PhD candidate at the India Institute, King’s College London, and ... by Sarah McKeever last modified Jul 16, 2015 08:22 AM — Filed under: , , ,
Studying the Internet Discourse in India through the Prism of Human Rights
This post by Deva Prasad M is part of the 'Studying Internets in India' series. Deva Prasad is Assistant Professor at the National Law School of India ... by Deva Prasad M last modified Jul 22, 2015 04:18 AM — Filed under: , , , ,
Digital Activism in Asia Reader
The digital turn might as well be marked as an Asian turn. From flash-mobs in Taiwan to feminist mobilisations in India, from hybrid media strategies of Syrian ... by Sumandro Chattapadhyay last modified Oct 24, 2015 02:36 PM — Filed under: , , , , , ,
Civil Society Organisations and Internet Governance in Asia - Open Review
This is a book section written for the third volume (2000-2010) of the Asia Internet History series edited by Prof. Kilnam Chon. The pre-publication text of ... by Sumandro Chattapadhyay last modified Nov 13, 2015 05:54 AM — Filed under: , , , ,
Civil Society Organisations and Internet Governance in India - Open Review
This is a book section written for the third volume (2000-2010) of the Asia Internet History series edited by Prof. Kilnam Chon. The pre-publication text of ... by Sumandro Chattapadhyay last modified Nov 13, 2015 05:51 AM — Filed under: , , , ,
COVID-19 Charter Of Recommendations on Gig Work
Tandem Research and the Centre for Internet and Society organised a webinar on 9 April 2020, with unions representing gig workers and researchers studying ... by Aayush Rathi and Ambika Tandon last modified May 13, 2020 08:53 AM — Filed under: , , , , , , , , ,
Simiran Lalvani - Workers’ Fictive Kinship Relations in Mumbai App-based Food Delivery
Working in the gig-economy has been associated with economic vulnerabilities. However, there are also moral and affective vulnerabilities as workers find their ... by Simiran Lalvani last modified May 19, 2020 06:25 AM — Filed under: , , , , ,
Zothan Mawii - COVID-19 and Relief Measures for Gig Workers in India
CIS is cohosted a webinar with Tandem Research on the impact of the COVID-19 response on the gig economy on 9 April 2020. It was a closed door discussion ... by Zothan Mawii (Tandem Research) last modified May 19, 2020 05:41 AM — Filed under: , , , , , ,
A Compilation of Research on the Gig Economy
Over the past year, researchers at CIS have been studying gig economies and gig workers in India. Their work has involved consultative discussions with ... by Aayush Rathi, Ambika Tandon, Sumandro Chattapadhyay last modified May 19, 2020 08:20 AM — Filed under: , , , , , , , ,
Ethics and Human Rights Guidelines for Big Data for Development Research
This is a four-part review of guideline documents for ethics and human rights in big data for development research. This research was produced as part of the ... by Amber Sinha, Manjri Singh, Rajashri Seal, Pranav Bhaskar Tiwari, Pranav M Bidare last modified May 20, 2020 07:56 AM — Filed under: , , , ,
Call for Papers: #CultureForAll Conference
We are collaborating with Sahapedia, Azim Premji University, and University of Cape Town to invite papers on cultural mapping for the #CultureForAll conference ... by Puthiya Purayil Sneha last modified Dec 23, 2020 01:34 PM — Filed under: , ,
Gender, Health, & Surveillance in India - A Panel Discussion
Women and LGBTHIAQ-identifying persons face intensive and varied forms of surveillance as they access reproductive health systems. Increasingly, these systems ... by Aayush Rathi and Ambika Tandon last modified Dec 23, 2020 02:03 PM — Filed under: , , , , , ,
Parichiti - Domestic Workers’ Access to Secure Livelihoods in West Bengal
This report by Anchita Ghatak of Parichiti presents findings of a pilot study conducted by the author and colleagues to document the situation of women ... by Anchita Ghatak last modified Dec 30, 2020 10:01 AM — Filed under: , , , , ,
Digital native: Are You Still Having Fun?
Before you accept a fun app into your digital ecosystem, prepare yourself for the data you will be giving away. by Nishant Shah last modified May 05, 2017 01:37 AM — Filed under: ,
Tech Anthropology Today: Collaborate, Rather than Fetishize from Afar
"That is why the 'offline' if you will is so critical to understanding the 'online'—because they do not exist in isolation and what we have constructed is an ... by Geert Lovink and Ramesh Srinivasan last modified May 16, 2017 02:51 PM — Filed under: , , , ,