Computing and the Common. Hints of a new utopia in Participatory Design

  • Maurizio Teli Department of Information Engineering and Computer Science, University of Trento Trento, Italy
Keywords: Participatory design, commons, common, utopia

Abstract

In this statement, I draw upon the need of Participatory Design to engage with new utopias. I point to contemporary critical theories and to concurrent social conditions that make possible to identify the construction of the common as a possible utopia. In conclusion, I suggest that forms of community-based participatory design could be actual practices supporting such utopia. 

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Published
2015-10-05
How to Cite
Teli, M. (2015). Computing and the Common. Hints of a new utopia in Participatory Design. Aarhus Series on Human Centered Computing, 1(1), 4. https://doi.org/10.7146/aahcc.v1i1.21318
Section
Participatory Trajectories