Aarhus University Seal / Aarhus Universitets segl

Decolonizing Design Practices: Towards Pluriversality

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

Standard

Decolonizing Design Practices: Towards Pluriversality. / Smith, Rachel Charlotte; Winschiers-Theophilus, Heike; Loi, Daria; Kambunga, Asnath Paula; Abreu de Paula, Rogerio; Samuel, Marly Muudeni; Zaman, Tariq.

2021. Paper presented at CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, Japan.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

Harvard

Smith, RC, Winschiers-Theophilus, H, Loi, D, Kambunga, AP, Abreu de Paula, R, Samuel, MM & Zaman, T 2021, 'Decolonizing Design Practices: Towards Pluriversality', Paper presented at CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, Japan, 08/05/2021 - 13/05/2021. https://doi.org/10.1145/3411763.3441334

APA

Smith, R. C., Winschiers-Theophilus, H., Loi, D., Kambunga, A. P., Abreu de Paula, R., Samuel, M. M., & Zaman, T. (2021). Decolonizing Design Practices: Towards Pluriversality. Paper presented at CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, Japan. https://doi.org/10.1145/3411763.3441334

CBE

Smith RC, Winschiers-Theophilus H, Loi D, Kambunga AP, Abreu de Paula R, Samuel MM, Zaman T. 2021. Decolonizing Design Practices: Towards Pluriversality. Paper presented at CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, Japan. https://doi.org/10.1145/3411763.3441334

MLA

Smith, Rachel Charlotte et al. Decolonizing Design Practices: Towards Pluriversality. CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, 08 May 2021, Japan, Paper, 2021. 7 p. https://doi.org/10.1145/3411763.3441334

Vancouver

Smith RC, Winschiers-Theophilus H, Loi D, Kambunga AP, Abreu de Paula R, Samuel MM et al. Decolonizing Design Practices: Towards Pluriversality. 2021. Paper presented at CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, Japan. https://doi.org/10.1145/3411763.3441334

Author

Smith, Rachel Charlotte ; Winschiers-Theophilus, Heike ; Loi, Daria ; Kambunga, Asnath Paula ; Abreu de Paula, Rogerio ; Samuel, Marly Muudeni ; Zaman, Tariq. / Decolonizing Design Practices: Towards Pluriversality. Paper presented at CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, Japan.7 p.

Bibtex

@conference{8d9265c548f2456b9fd3b005e26abed2,
title = "Decolonizing Design Practices: Towards Pluriversality",
abstract = "Decolonizing discourses teach us that we need to move away from the universalizing {\textquoteleft}grand narratives{\textquoteright} of knowledge production and focus on contextualizing diverse and situated experiences, epistemologies and narratives. Yet, few contributions actively demonstrate what a shift to decolonizing design means in practice. Participatory Design (PD) approaches are particularly well-suited to contributing to contemporary debates of decolonization in design due to PD{\textquoteright}s long-standing political traditions and values of equality and empowerment, but even here empirical methods and techniques to fully realize pluriversality in design are lacking. In line with the CHI 2021 theme of Making Waves. Combining Strengths, this interactive workshop will invigorate the debates and practices in HCI of decolonization by bringing together and demonstrating how designers and researchers in diverse global contexts are working with and adapting modes, concepts, methodologies and sensibilities into decolonizing design practices. Not only will this workshop provide new ways of thinking in HCI but also fuse theories and practices to develop truly transcultural approaches to HCI.",
keywords = "decoloniality, pluriversal, transcultural, participatory design",
author = "Smith, {Rachel Charlotte} and Heike Winschiers-Theophilus and Daria Loi and Kambunga, {Asnath Paula} and {Abreu de Paula}, Rogerio and Samuel, {Marly Muudeni} and Tariq Zaman",
year = "2021",
month = may,
doi = "https://doi.org/10.1145/3411763.3441334",
language = "English",
note = "CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, CHI 2021 ; Conference date: 08-05-2021 Through 13-05-2021",
url = "https://chi2021.acm.org",

}

RIS

TY - CONF

T1 - Decolonizing Design Practices: Towards Pluriversality

AU - Smith, Rachel Charlotte

AU - Winschiers-Theophilus, Heike

AU - Loi, Daria

AU - Kambunga, Asnath Paula

AU - Abreu de Paula, Rogerio

AU - Samuel, Marly Muudeni

AU - Zaman, Tariq

PY - 2021/5

Y1 - 2021/5

N2 - Decolonizing discourses teach us that we need to move away from the universalizing ‘grand narratives’ of knowledge production and focus on contextualizing diverse and situated experiences, epistemologies and narratives. Yet, few contributions actively demonstrate what a shift to decolonizing design means in practice. Participatory Design (PD) approaches are particularly well-suited to contributing to contemporary debates of decolonization in design due to PD’s long-standing political traditions and values of equality and empowerment, but even here empirical methods and techniques to fully realize pluriversality in design are lacking. In line with the CHI 2021 theme of Making Waves. Combining Strengths, this interactive workshop will invigorate the debates and practices in HCI of decolonization by bringing together and demonstrating how designers and researchers in diverse global contexts are working with and adapting modes, concepts, methodologies and sensibilities into decolonizing design practices. Not only will this workshop provide new ways of thinking in HCI but also fuse theories and practices to develop truly transcultural approaches to HCI.

AB - Decolonizing discourses teach us that we need to move away from the universalizing ‘grand narratives’ of knowledge production and focus on contextualizing diverse and situated experiences, epistemologies and narratives. Yet, few contributions actively demonstrate what a shift to decolonizing design means in practice. Participatory Design (PD) approaches are particularly well-suited to contributing to contemporary debates of decolonization in design due to PD’s long-standing political traditions and values of equality and empowerment, but even here empirical methods and techniques to fully realize pluriversality in design are lacking. In line with the CHI 2021 theme of Making Waves. Combining Strengths, this interactive workshop will invigorate the debates and practices in HCI of decolonization by bringing together and demonstrating how designers and researchers in diverse global contexts are working with and adapting modes, concepts, methodologies and sensibilities into decolonizing design practices. Not only will this workshop provide new ways of thinking in HCI but also fuse theories and practices to develop truly transcultural approaches to HCI.

KW - decoloniality

KW - pluriversal

KW - transcultural

KW - participatory design

U2 - https://doi.org/10.1145/3411763.3441334

DO - https://doi.org/10.1145/3411763.3441334

M3 - Paper

T2 - CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems

Y2 - 8 May 2021 through 13 May 2021

ER -