|Join the Transgender Media Lab in 2021!
|This year we have 5 positions for incoming graduate students! Front End Developer & Analyst (PhD) * Contributor Experience Designer (MA) * Trans Digital Privacy & Security Analyst (MA) * TML MA Fellowship x 2
|Oct 22, 2020
|Usability Test Report Now Available Online
The Transgender Media Portal Usability Test Report, co-authored by Kit Chokly, Jay Cooper, Oliver Debney, and Laura Horak, is now available online at Humanities Commons.
This report is intended as a guide to facilitate the development of the Transgender Media Portal. By conducting these tests, we are hoping to get:
|Sep 28, 2020
|Meet the Transgender Media Lab’s First PhD Fellow: Evie Ruddy
|In Fall 2020, Evie Ruddy will be starting the Cultural Mediations PhD program at Carleton as the Transgender Media Lab's first PhD Fellow. They will be helping to run the Transgender Media Portal project.
|Jul 3, 2020
|Thinking About Community: Opportunities and Challenges
|As a social work student, I am always excited about projects that are about community building. How does media bring trans folks together? How does sharing our creative endeavors build community? As a research assistant with the Transgender Media Portal over the past year, I had the opportunity to not only trace the history of trans-created film but also to see the lengthy legacy that shows how we, as trans people, have always been here.
|May 26, 2020
|Designing the TMP: Considering Visual Hierarchy and Identity
|When identity is fluid and intersectional, how do you organize its markers on a page? How can you make it searchable, filterable, and browsable? How do we fit a spectrum of genders into a screen made of binary code?
|May 24, 2020