Design Education

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Against Performative Positivity
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Against Performative Positivity

Designer, researcher and educator Danah Abdulla on consumer capitalism, complacent convenience, political ‘wokeness’, and why we should all become design dissenters.
Danah Abdulla
By Danah Abdulla
Soul Consuming
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Soul Consuming

Researcher and designer Ann Kern talks about the difficulties of 2020, the toll of doing political design projects, and how she learned to say “No.”
Corin Gisel
By Corin Gisel
Emotional Labor, Support Structures, and the Walls in the Way
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Emotional Labor, Support Structures, and the Walls in the Way

A conversation with (some members of) the Decolonising Design group.
Nina Paim
Corin Gisel
By Nina Paim, Corin Gisel
Diversity Issues
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Diversity Issues

Teachers and students voice their grievances around discrimination in Swiss design schools.
Futuress
depatriarchise design
By Futuress, depatriarchise design