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Data Infrastructure Literacy: Reshaping Practices of Measurement, Monitoring and Evidence

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Conference paper given at 4S/EASST Conference Barcelona 2016, Spain, 2 September 2016, with Jonathan Gray and Carolin Gerlitz. http://www.sts2016bcn.org/

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Data Infrastructure Literacy: Reshaping Practices of Measurement, Monitoring and Evidence

  1. 1. Data Infrastructure Literacy Reshaping Practices of Measurement, Monitoring and Evidence Carolin Gerlitz (@cgrltz) University of Siegen Liliana Bounegru (@bb_liliana) University of Groningen University of Ghent Jonathan Gray (@jwyg) University of Bath
  2. 2. Drawing on two papers-in-progress Towards a Literacy for Data Infrastructures Jonathan Gray Carolin Gerlitz Liliana Bounegru Performing Data through Journalism Code: Mapping Code Ecologies for the Valorisation of Data on GitHub Liliana Bounegru Tommaso Venturini
  3. 3. Mapping Journalism Code Ecologies for the Valorisation of Data on GitHub
  4. 4. “To attend to the social life of method ... is to treat method as a phenomenon in its own right.” (Law, Ruppert & Savage, “The Double Social Life of Methods,” 2011)
  5. 5. 1. A cartography of journalism code. 2. The mediating capacities of data valorisation code.
  6. 6. 1. A cartography of journalism code. 2. The mediating capacities of data valorisation code.
  7. 7. https://github.com/
  8. 8. https://source.opennews.org/en-US/organizations/
  9. 9. 1. A cartography of journalism code. 2. The mediating capacities of data valorisation code.
  10. 10. “Numbers both are and have relations” (Day, Lury & Wakeford, “Number Ecologies: Numbers and Numbering Practices,” 2014)
  11. 11. http://www.yasiv.com/github
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  13. 13. https://github.com/newsdev/elex
  14. 14. https://github.com/motherjones/grunt-gss-pull

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