On the Possibility of Socialist-democratic Design Things: Interview with Pelle Ehn. Interviewers: I. Farías & T. Sánchez Criado

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Pelle Ehn Ignacio Farías Tomás Sánchez Criado

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Pelle Ehn is Professor Emeritus at the School of Arts and Communication at Malmö University. He has been involved in collaborative and participatory design for more than four decades. For the last 15 years his research has been focused on design and digital media. He is co-author of Design Things (MIT Press, 2011) and co-editor of Making Futures: Marginal Notes on Innovation, Design, and Democracy (MIT Press, 2014). In this interview he describes some of his influences and he talks about participatory design, STS, socialism, design things, education, artefacts, social change and democratic design experiments.

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EHN, Pelle; FARÍAS, Ignacio; SÁNCHEZ CRIADO, Tomás. On the Possibility of Socialist-democratic Design Things: Interview with Pelle Ehn. Interviewers: I. Farías & T. Sánchez Criado. Diseña, [S.l.], n. 12, p. 52-69, jan. 2018. Available at: <http://ojs.uc.cl/ojs/index.php/Disena/article/view/17>. Date accessed: 20 feb. 2018. doi: https://doi.org/10.7764/disena.12.52-69.
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