Tiara Roxanne is a Postdoctoral Fellow for Trust & Safety Infrastructures at Data & Society. Roxanne is an Indigenous Mestiza scholar and artist based in Berlin whose research and artistic practice investigates encounters between Indigeneity and artificial intelligence by interrogating colonial structures embedded within machine learning systems. Tiara has presented their work at Images Festival (Toronto); Squeaky Wheel Film and Media Art Center (NY); Trinity Square Video (Toronto); European Media Art Festival (Osnabrück); University of Applied Arts (Vienna); SOAS (London); SLU (Madrid); Transmediale (Berlin); Duke University (NC); re:publica (Berlin); Tech Open Air (Berlin); AMOQA (Athens); Zurich University of the Arts (Zurich); Autonomous Intercultural Indigenous University (Columbia); Topical Cream (NYC); Utrecht University (NL); University of California (San Diego); and Münchener Kammerspiele (Munich) among others.
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Distributed Blackness: African American Cybercultures by Andre Brock
Beyond Hashtags: Racial Politics and Black Digital Networks by Sarah Florini
Black Feminist Thought by Patricia Hill Collins
Misogynoir Transformed: Black Women’s Digital Resistance by Moya Bailey
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