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HACKING CITIZENSHIP

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Denisse Albornoz

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HACKING
CITIZENSHIP

Breaking into the digital natives network
Denisse Albornoz - Digital Natives Program
Centre for Internet and Society
HACKING (RF 1392):
A person who delights in having an intimate understanding of the internal workings of a system, [computers and computer networks in particular]

DIGITAL NATIVE:
Born during or after the introduction of digital technologies and has a greater understanding of its concepts. Nativity expressed through how they are, think, act and connect.


CITIZENSHIP (GAVENTA - DRC):
An informed and aware citizenry can participate in democratic life, hold the state accountable, and exercise their rights and responsibilities effectively.

CONSTRUCTING CITIZENSHIP (MERRIFIELD):
Learning citizenship involves having
political knowledge
, broader
understanding and awareness
, engagement with others, disposition and deeply-held values and attitudes [of justice]

NETWORK:
A collection of individuals or entities (called nodes), connected by edges or links representing a relationship.

NETWORK SOCIETY (CASTELLS):
The network society is made up of networks of production, power and experience in the context of the social, political, economic and cultural changes caused by the spread of digital information and communications technologies

INFORMATION
WHO
WHERE
HOW
WHAT
TO CREATE POLITICAL AND SOCIAL CHANGE
digital literacy

Communicate
Oral and written communications have merged into a constant flow, and into a many-to-many dynamic.
Search for information
Network
Social capital and social opportunities interactions occur through online spaces geared toward lifestyle and interests
Absorb information
As amount of information increases, our attention span and our ability to process it declines
Social change?
Social change comes from the meaning we give to information
SASAKI
Interpreting nativism in terms of literacy and our ability to
understand and communicate
effectively to transmit
knowledge
and culture
Information is more accessible through search engines, smart-phones and a larger data repositories.
INFRASTRUCTURE
Technological
MATERIAL: MEDIUM
CODE:
INFORMATION
SOFTWARE: MEANING
Economic
DIGITAL TOOLS
GEOGRAPHIC MARKET
ECONOMIC SITUATION
PHYSICAL LOCATION
Social
POWER STRUCTURES
SOCIAL INEQUALITIES
ACCESSIBILITY
LITERACY
INTELLIGIBILITY
Political
DEMOCRATIC, SEMI-DEMOCRATIC OR REPRESSIVE SOCIETIES
LAW AND REGULATION
SURVEILLANCE
OFFLINE PERSECUTION
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DIGITAL
ACTIVISM

Joyce: The practice of using digital technology to increase the effectiveness of a social or political change campaign
1999
2001
2013
2009
1994
1990
Seattle - WTO
CRISIS: Neo-liberal economic and political systems

CITIZEN ACTION: Months before the 1999 WTO Conference, NGOs, civil society, interest groups and citizens organized via the internet.

RESULT: More than 50,000 protesters coordianted by e-mail and mobile technologies + Independent Media Centre
Social Media
2003: Iraqian Blogger Salam Pax
Iraq's perspective of U.S. invasion
Music: Massive Attack + Bjork
Pink Chaddi
Taksim square - Turkey
"Now we have a menace that is called Twitter. The best example of lies can be found there. To me, social media is the worst menace to society"


Lotus Marketplace Controversy
CRISIS: Database compiling consumer behaviour data

CITIZEN ACTION: Spread of information through e-mail and message boards raising awareness about consumer privacy

RESULT: 30,000 contacted Lotus and opted out. The database was not released
EZLN Zapatistas Movement
CRISIS: Non-violent methods to help indigenous people from Chiapas reclaim their resources

CITIZEN ACTION: Online mobilization and socialnet wars (DDoS attacks) to bring down government websites
“[The bombardment] has become the soundtrack of our lives. You wake up to the sound of bombardment; you brush your teeth to the rhythm of the anti-aircraft rat-tattats. Then there is the attack, which is timed exactly with your lunchtime.”

CITIZEN
ACTION

CRISIS
METHODS
PRESENCE
VISIBILITY
SPACES
PARTICIPATION
SENSE OF CITIZENSHIP
CIVIC ENGAGEMENT
STRATEGIES FOR INFORMATION DISSEMINATION
What encourages participation, civic engagement and a sense of citizenship?
Role of the Visual
CAPTURE ATTENTION
Reactions
Meaning
Challenge the viewer
Combining information and design
JOURNEYS THROUGH DATA
http://fffff.at/
CRAFT NARRATIVES
Archives of social change
Using technology to introduce and unveil invisible narratives
Tactical Technologies: Visualizing Advocacy
The Free Art and Technology (F.A.T.) Lab is an organization dedicated to enriching the public domain through the research and development of creative technologies and media. Release early, often and with rap music.
Prism Break Barbie is about starting a conversation and awareness around the palpable consequences of surveillance and presents a solution for security based on combative humor, speed projects and attainability.
THE DATA KLUBB
Released by Geraldine Juarezwith Raquel Meyers (vj) & Bigup2dance (dj)

Starts conversation about privacy, Google exploiting personal data, sociability of data, government surveillanec and paranoia.

Shilo Siv Suleman - Fearless Campaign
Nation Estate - Larissa Sansour
https://informationactivism.org/en
http://demo-day.org/
Spacebank - finances technology projects for activism
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