Prof. Geoffrey Bowker (University of California, Irvine): Life at the Femtosecond

Professor Geoffrey Bowker, UCI-Donald Bren School of Information & Computer Sciences, is visiting the Science Studies Colloquium Series.

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With modern computing, we have progressively created a new ontological level at which decisions are taken for and about us at speeds far surpassing our ability to track. Bowker analyzes the social and political dimensions of this new temporality, arguing that they are central to understanding our politics today.

Published Jan. 24, 2019 1:57 PM - Last modified Apr. 23, 2019 1:17 PM