My name is danah boyd and I'm a Principal Researcher at Microsoft Research and the founder/president of Data & Society. Buzzwords in my world include: privacy, context, youth culture, social media, big data. I use this blog to express random thoughts about whatever I'm thinking.

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music genres and moods

we are a stingy nation: on tsunami cluelessness

music networks (last.FM and Audioscrobbler)

damn AIM caps

the performance of the public intellectual

i’m home

CFP: Weblogging Ecosystem

on being shunned by libraries

Computer-Human Interaction Workshops

Extremities: a play about rape