Digital Labor

Algorithmic Hegemony & the Droning of Labor

Sat, November 15
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Wolff Conference Room (1103)
6 E 16th St., 11th Floor


Panel Discussion

A. Aneesh
The Uses of Personality: Social, Bureaucratic and System Identities

Jathan Sadowski
From Mega-Machines to Mega-Algorithms: Digitization, Datification, and Dividualizaiton

Orit Halpern
Strange Agency: A Brief History of Clouds and Crowds

Doris Allhutter
Crowd Microtasking for the Semantic Revolution: of ‘Working Ontologists’ and ‘High-Quality Human Components’

Richard Gilman-Opalsky
On the Capitalist Dream for a World without Bodies: Digital Labor and Technontology