CHI-ANNOUNCEMENTS Archives

ACM SIGCHI General Interest Announcements (Mailing List)

CHI-ANNOUNCEMENTS@LISTSERV.ACM.ORG

Options: Use Forum View

Use Monospaced Font
Show Text Part by Default
Show All Mail Headers

Message: [<< First] [< Prev] [Next >] [Last >>]
Topic: [<< First] [< Prev] [Next >] [Last >>]
Author: [<< First] [< Prev] [Next >] [Last >>]

Print Reply
Subject:
From:
P Briggs <[log in to unmask]>
Reply To:
Date:
Wed, 8 Jan 2020 13:09:23 +0000
Content-Type:
text/plain
Parts/Attachments:
text/plain (61 lines)
CRIME AND/OR PUNISHMENT:

Joining the Dots between Crime, Legality and HCI.

25 April 2020

ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI'2020)

Workshop

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS



Workshop Organisers

Rosanna Bellini (Newcastle University), Nicola Dell (Cornell Tech), Monica Whitty (Melbourne University), Debasis Bhattacharya (University of Hawai'i), David Wall (University of Leeds) and Pamela Briggs (Northumbria University)



Crime is rarely cited as an explicit focus for research in CHI papers, although it is often discussed implicitly. A search of the entire CHI conference series using the search term 'crime' produced 83 results, with only 47 full archival papers, and of these, only nine dealt with crime outside of cybersecurity and privacy protection. This is surprising, as recent years have seen a rise in the number of papers addressing issues of domestic violence, sex work, incarceration and hate crimes. Yet such papers rarely frame the work explicitly in criminological theory and this omission is, in itself, interesting.



This one-day workshop invites inter-/cross- disciplinary perspectives and contributions to working with and against crime on non-/digital projects. We seek position papers from design practitioners, criminologists, researchers, educators, artists, activists and persons interested in critiquing technologies that are shaped by the influence of crime and morality. This is the first workshop that explicitly focuses on the concept of crime and will develop a roadmap of existing interactions between crime and HCI to inform future work. We provide a set of guiding considerations and questions for this community to consider in working with and against crime: (1) what approaches already exist; (2) conceptual considerations of crime and justice; and (3) our role as researchers and people.



We welcome applicants to submit in both creative formats and short 2-4 pages (excluding references) position papers written in the SIGCHI Extended Abstract<https://chi2020.acm.org/authors/chi-proceedings-format/> on either:



a) the findings of their own academic work

b) individual anecdotes of an experience relevant to crime and HCI



Acceptance will be on the basis of workshop relevance, and the potential of contributing to discussions, as reviewed by workshop organisers. While applicants can be part of a group of authors submitting, we do require at least one author of the position paper to attend the workshop and be registered for at least one day of the conference. If you have any further questions, please don't hesitate to get in touch.






Please email abstracts to [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]> by Monday, 16th February 2020.
For more information: https://crimehci.wordpress.com/call-for-papers/


This message is intended solely for the addressee and may contain confidential and/or legally privileged information. Any use, disclosure or reproduction without the sender's explicit consent is unauthorised and may be unlawful. If you have received this message in error, please notify Northumbria University immediately and permanently delete it. Any views or opinions expressed in this message are solely those of the author and do not necessarily represent those of the University. Northumbria University email is provided by Microsoft Office365 and is hosted within the EEA, although some information may be replicated globally for backup purposes. The University cannot guarantee that this message or any attachment is virus free or has not been intercepted and/or amended.

    ---------------------------------------------------------------
    For news of CHI books, courses & software, join CHI-RESOURCES
     mailto: [log in to unmask]

    To unsubscribe from CHI-ANNOUNCEMENTS send an email to
     mailto:[log in to unmask]

    For further details of CHI lists see http://listserv.acm.org
    ---------------------------------------------------------------

ATOM RSS1 RSS2