Data Then and Now
The Data Then and Now seminar series explores the social and organizational history of data and data practices in order to better understand the current data-intensive moment through its antecedents and continuities. It features invited speakers from across the country and around the world.
It is co-sponsored by the eScience Institute, the Information School, the Department of Human Centered Design and Engineering, and the Science Technology & Society Studies Certificate Program at the University of Washington. Everyone interested is welcome to attend.
"Never use the word data!": Situating 'Data' in the 1980s-1990s History of the Interpretive Turn in Sociology
By Annette Markham