Tag Archive for ‘design fiction’

The fiction future of faculty: an afternoon of sociological design fiction

I’m organising a design fiction event in Manchester on September 16th, with James Duggan and Joseph Lindley. It’ll be great. You can register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-fiction-future-of-faculty-an-afternoon-of-sociological-design-fiction-tickets-18169546603 The ability of storytelling to help us envision and discuss a gamut of plausible futures, from… Read More ›

The fiction future of faculty: an afternoon of sociological design fiction

I’m organising a design fiction event in Manchester on September 16th, with James Duggan and Joseph Lindley. It’ll be great. You can register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-fiction-future-of-faculty-an-afternoon-of-sociological-design-fiction-tickets-18169546603 The ability of storytelling to help us envision and discuss a gamut of plausible futures, from… Read More ›

What can economists learn from science fiction?

This intriguing talk by Ha-Joon Chang, author of 23 Things They Don’t Tell You About Capitalism, was given at the launch event for the Political Economy Research Centre at Goldsmiths. Listen to the podcast here: http://www.perc.org.uk/project_posts/podcast-of-ha-joon-chang-lecture-what-can-economics-learn-from-science-fiction/ What Can Economics Learn… Read More ›