Comm 106i – Internet Industries – Winter 2018 (Intermediate Undergrad Elective) – A course emphasizing reading and digital writing, exploring how the political economy of the internet transforms the world of work and everyday life. Students write throughout the quarter, building up to a substantive intervention in Wikipedia’s coverage of the internet industries and their cultural implications.
COGR 275 – Design and Politics – Design is often thought of as political, or as related to politics. This course examines varied historical relations design has had to politics. We do so by while in view that the social categories of design and politics are themselves socially constructed, if materially consequential.
Comm 124A – Critical Design Practice – next Winter 2019 (Intermediate Undergrad Elective) – A project-based class on design as an occasion for politics — for making an issue out of something and bringing people into it. Students develop an on-campus intervention by the end of the quarter.