Molly Hankwitz, Ph.D.
My current research engages human/social relations--mobile and digital communications environments-- at the intersection ofform, culture, history, and experimental and independent media. Ongoing public space in changing urban technoculture, i.e. the Internet of Things, the "surveillance state", and hybrid "media ecological" wireless/data provides a platform of concerns through which development of cities can be reimagined and intervened upon. Re-formation of the web, the user-interface, mobile tools and social communications applications; ongoing social uses/responses to pervasive communications technologies, race, class and gender--"place-based" communications and the future imagination of cities in an era of neo-liberal dominance, are of particular interest.
Contact: Tel. 415 283 7757, email: firstname.lastname@example.org Mailing: 3288 21st Street, #28, San Francisco, CA 94110
RESEARCH + WRITING
2013 SEAD White paper: "Environmental Equity: Enabling Excellence in Media Art and Science in Underserved Communities"
2013 "Top choice" for Abstracts, from Leonardo LABS, International peer review, 2013-2014.
2013 "Iron Coordinator Award", Community Technology Network, San Francisco.
2007 Innovation Stipend, Creative Industries Faculty, Queensland University of Technology
ART + TECHNOLOGY + CULTURE WRITING:
2013 Attack on City College of San Francisco, Historical Essay, http://foundsf.org/index.php?title=Attack_on_City College SF
2013 Jesse Drew on Democratic Media, Review of book, OTHERZINE.
2013 Dark Matter: Mass Artistic Resistance to the Neo Liberalization of Everyday Life, Review of Gregory Sholette book, OTHERZINE.
2012 Changing Housework/BAD SUBJECTS, http://bad.eserver.org/issues/2012/82/hankwitz.htm
2012 Culled from the Net: Interview with Dominic Gagnon/OTHERZINE
2012 Resistance and Geography: Jesse Lerner and the Maya of Modernism /OTHERZINE
2011 Urban Hacking: Culture Jamming in the Risky Spaces of Modernity/ OTHERZINE
2010 Citycentered: A Festival of Wireless Art and Locative Media http://citycentered.org/
2001 Archifesto: Towards a Digital Urbanism of Radical Difference, Sarai/Archimedia http://www.sarai.net/publications/readers/02-the-cities-of-everyday-life
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