This research explores the ways in which various technologies and practices of collective action are being appropriated and reappropriated by nonprofit organizations or members of the public toward the public good.
Selected Relevant Publications:
Tanaka, K.G. & Voida, A. (2016). Legitimacy work: Invisible work in philanthropic crowdfunding. In Proceedings of the ACM SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2016). San Jose, CA, May 7–12. New York: ACM Press, pp. 4550-4561.
Porter, E., Bopp, C., Gerber, E. & Voida, A. (2017). Reappropriating hackathons: The production work of the CHI4Good Day of Service. To appear in Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI). Denver, CO, May 6–11. New York: ACM Press.