Alternate endings: using fiction to explore design futures

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dc.contributor.author Linehan, Conor
dc.contributor.author Kirman, Ben J.
dc.contributor.author Reeves, Stuart
dc.contributor.author Blythe, Mark A.
dc.contributor.author Tanenbaum, Joshua G.
dc.contributor.author Desjardins, Audrey
dc.contributor.author Wakkary, Ron
dc.date.accessioned 2018-07-26T11:26:06Z
dc.date.available 2018-07-26T11:26:06Z
dc.date.issued 2014-01
dc.identifier.citation Linehan, C., Kirman, B. J., Reeves, S., Blythe, M. A., Tanenbaum, J. G., Desjardins, A. and Wakkary, R. (2014) 'Alternate endings: using fiction to explore design futures', Proceedings of the 2014 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 26 April – 1 May. doi:10.1145/2559206.2560472 en
dc.identifier.startpage 45 en
dc.identifier.endpage 48 en
dc.identifier.isbn 978-1-4503-2474-8
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10468/6502
dc.identifier.doi 10.1145/2559206.2560472
dc.description.abstract Design research and practice within HCI is inherently oriented toward the future. However, the vision of the future described by HCI researchers and practitioners is typically utility-driven and focuses on the short term. It rarely acknowledges the potentially complex social and psychological long-term consequences of the technology artefacts produced. Thus, it has the potential to unintentionally cause real harm. Drawing on scholarship that investigates the link between fiction and design, this workshop will explore "alternate endings" to contemporary HCI papers. Attendees will use fictional narratives to envision long-term consequences of contemporary HCI projects, as a means for engaging the CHI community in a consideration of the values and implications of interactive technology. en
dc.description.uri http://chi2017.acm.org/ en
dc.format.mimetype application/pdf en
dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) en
dc.relation.ispartof CHI'14 Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems
dc.relation.uri http://chi2014.acm.org/proceedings
dc.rights © 2014, the Authors. Publication rights licensed to ACM. This is the author's version of the work. It is posted here for your personal use. Not for redistribution. The definitive Version of Record was published in Proceedings of the 2014 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems: https://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2559206.2560472 en
dc.subject Values centered design en
dc.subject Science fiction en
dc.subject Design fiction en
dc.subject Ethics en
dc.title Alternate endings: using fiction to explore design futures en
dc.type Conference item en
dc.internal.authorcontactother Conor Linehan, Applied Psychology, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland. +353-21-490-3000 Email: conor.linehan@ucc.ie en
dc.internal.availability Full text available en
dc.date.updated 2018-07-26T10:27:19Z
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dc.description.status Peer reviewed en
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dc.internal.licenseacceptance Yes en
dc.internal.conferencelocation Toronto, Canada en
dc.internal.IRISemailaddress conor.linehan@ucc.ie en


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