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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i’m off!

my favorite books

Australian Education.AU seminar talks

memorial for Peter Lyman

loss of context for me on Facebook

Education.AU = me + Australia

processing Harry Potter

RIP Peter Lyman

on (pseudo) holiday July 1-14

Dear esteemed members of the press,