Gender and Digital Culture

Blog for the Gender and Digital Culture project, a study exploring the impact of digital media and communications on (gendered) relationships and interactions

International Symposium on Digital Ethics

We are pleased to be presenting today (alongside Anita Sarkeesian and a variety of digital media experts and commentators) at the International Symposium on Digital Ethics at Loyola University, Chicago. … Continue reading

November 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

Safer Internet Day 2014 & the Online Professional

The last few months have been busy for our team, beginning with the successful roll-out of our Online Professional event on 8 November (see the full session here) and leading … Continue reading

February 3, 2014 · 1 Comment

The Online Professional Event November 8th 2013

Following the amazing response that we received for our recent survey, The Online Professional, we at the Gender and Digital Culture team will be running our first event on Friday the 8th … Continue reading

October 30, 2013 · 1 Comment

Sexual Harassment, Blogging and Scientific American

Last week a series of events surrounding one of the world’s most popular science blogs began to unfold, resulting in resignations, red faces and plenty of digital vitriol. For Sara, … Continue reading

October 23, 2013 · Leave a comment

Initial Results: The First Big Question

Thank you to everyone who took the time to fill in our survey – we were overwhelmed with the amount of support we received, and are grateful to the many … Continue reading

September 16, 2013 · 3 Comments

The Online Professional: Tell your story, take our survey

Do you use social media for work? Have you panicked after hitting the “Send” button on an email? Been trolled? Gone viral? Help us find out how professionals are engaging … Continue reading

July 1, 2013 · 5 Comments

We want to hear from YOU!

We at the Gender and Digital Culture project are about to launch the first part of our research programme, and we would like to hear from you! Are you a … Continue reading

June 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

Introducing… Sara Perry

Hi! I’m Sara – I am Director of Studies of Digital Heritage and Lecturer in Cultural Heritage Management at the University of York, UK. I’m also Acting Director of Archaeological Information … Continue reading

June 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

Introducing… Lucy Shipley

Hello! I’m Lucy Shipley, a PhD student in Archaeology at the University of Southampton. I’ve always been interested in the way gender impacts on professional life- an interest that really … Continue reading

June 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

Introducing… Jim Osborne

I’m based at the University of Southampton and am currently in the third year of my English Literature PhD project titled ‘Problem Families and the Welfare State in Post War British … Continue reading

March 25, 2013 · Leave a comment