27 October 2016

Call for papers and participants: NordSTEVA workshop on the politics of digital surveillance

The digital is political, isn’t it? Critical approaches to surveillance technologies and big data.

The Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO) organise a workshop 22-23 of November 2016 concerning digitial surveillance. The workshop will focus on how 

  • What are the methodological challenges raised by the growing variety and distribution of surveillance practices?

  • How are security and risk management redefined by practices of data processing?

  • How do institutional politics and policy-making relate to the digital?

  • And what are the political arenas that digital practices give rise to? 

The workshop is organised by the NordSTEVA research group Digital Matters.