EFI funding awarded for Data Justice book

21 Nov 2019

Jeremy Knox, along with colleagues Morgan Currie and Callum McGregor, has been awarded £10,100 from the Edinburgh Futures Institute to publish an open access book from the recent Data Justice event.

Data Justice week took place 20th-24th May 2019 with speakers including Virginia Eubanks (University of Albany), Lina Dencik (Data Justice Lab at University of Cardiff), Allison Powell (London School of Economics), Alex Wood (Oxford Internet Institute), Huw Davies (Oxford Internet Institute), Tristan Henderson (University of St Andrews), Kendra Briken (University of Strathclyde), Lilian Edwards (University of Strathclyde), Aphra Kerr (Maynooth University).

Data Justice week explored issues of bias, inequality, and injustice, increasingly amplified by the data-intensive technologies now embedded in our social institutions.