The Organization Research Group

ORG is a reading group at UNC Chapel Hill that meets Fridays at 11am in 214 Manning Hall.

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Current meeting

Friday, May 4, 2018

Salter, C. (2015). Alien agency: experimental encounters with art in the making. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.



Recent meetings

Friday, April 27, 2018

Mackenzie, A. (2017). Machine learners: archaeology of a data practice. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.
Packer, B., Halpern, Y., Guajardo-Céspedes, M., & Mitchell, M. (2018). Text embedding models contain bias. Here’s why that matters. Google Developers Blog. Retrieved from

Friday, April 20, 2018

Tennis, J. T. (2013). Ethos and ideology of knowledge organization: toward precepts for an engaged knowledge organization. Knowledge Organization, 40(1), 42–49. Retrieved from

Friday, April 13, 2018

Friday, April 6, 2018

van Doorn, N. (2017). Platform labor: on the gendered and racialized exploitation of low-income service work in the ‘on-demand’ economy. Information, Communcation, & Society, 20(6), 898–914. doi:10.1080/1369118X.2017.1294194

Friday, March 30, 2018

Noble, S. U. (2018). Algorithms of Oppression: How Search Engines Reinforce Racism. New York: New York University Press.
Noble, S. U., & Roberts, S. T. (2017). Out of the Black Box. Educause Review. Retrieved from