- Organizer: The Urban Democracy Lab
- Venue: 20 Cooper Square, 5th Floor Conference Room
20 Cooper Square
New York, NY 10003 United States
Cosponsored by the Urban Democracy Lab, NYU Gallatin, NYU Shanghai Center for Data Science and Analytics, Institute for Public Knowledge, and Asian/Pacific/American Institute at NYU.
This day long symposium examines how we can use data and digital strategies to enhance and disrupt the kinds of research questions, methods, and narratives that define the humanities. It also complicates the role of the urban university in a global “city state” such as New York, where the boundaries between university and city are quite blurred. This symposium is an opportunity to rethink our alliances, forge stronger and more equal relationships between university affiliated researchers and community based organizations, and amplify opportunities to share both resources and authorship with one another.