Diversity-friendly software at SXSW 2017

Jon Pincus
Mar 10, 2017 · 6 min read

Shireen Mitchell and I talked about Diversity-Friendly Software at SXSW 2017. Here’s the video

And here’s the slides.

We covered a lot! Here a list of references, along with some notes.

Anti-patterns

Best Practices

The Open Source Bridge wiki has additional links on many of these topics.

Diverse representation, inclusive culture, equitable policies

Setting intention

Accessibility

Flexible, optional, self-identification

Emerging techniques

Gender HCI, Feminist HCI, Post-Colonial Computing, Anti-Oppressive Design, and Design Justice has a more detailed, and more recent, reference list.

Gender HCI

Threat modeling and harassment

Algorithmic Bias

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