Stories

We publish a wide range of stories on a weekly basis, including articles and essays produced by fellowship participants, transcripted lectures, and original pieces by the Futuress team, often in collaboration with partner organizations.

Learning

We offer a lively monthly program of online workshops, lectures, panel discussions, and networking events around the politics of design.

Community

We are a globally-dispersed team of mostly womxn and non-binary designers, writers, journalists, editors, researchers, educators, artists, activists, and beyond.

The Currency of an Identity: Designing Egyptian Banknotes

The Currency of an Identity: Designing Egyptian Banknotes

In search of Egyptian identity from ancient Pharaonic civilization, Islamic heritage, pan-Arabism, and back through the study of its banknotes.
A Resource Hub for Decolonizing Typography

A Resource Hub for Decolonizing Typography

Texts, lectures and other materials that help disrupt the Eurocentric status quo in type design education and practice.
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A Passive Mob: How Video Games Silence Dissent

A Passive Mob: How Video Games Silence Dissent

Often game design enacts protest as something negative or apolitical. How could it instead ignite criticality and political agency?
Hey Woman, Are You a Roti? Patriarchy and Indian Flatbread

Hey Woman, Are You a Roti? Patriarchy and Indian Flatbread

What the making and unmaking of one of India’s most celebrated foods tell us about traditional female roles, unpaid labor, and revolution
Embargoed Memories

Embargoed Memories

Reckoning with the Portuguese violent colonial past through fragments of my family’s heirloom.

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#Complaint Collective: Exposing abuse and discrimination in design education.

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#Designing Resistance

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