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DTP Show

September 01, 2021 at 3:00pm
September 02, 2021 at 6:00pm

The DTP Show is curated by the students of the Design Theory and Pedagogy post-graduate class of 2021. Students each invited one speaker influential on their thinking to engage in an hour-long dialogue around topics both central and tangential to their research and pedagogies.

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This interaction with practicing theorists and practitioners will be an entertaining and enlightening set of discussions. Please join us at

Wednesday, September 1, 3-6 PM PDT

  • Marcelyn Gow in conversation with Reza Salehi: 'Decolonizing pedagogy: The "Learning From..." model'
  • Mark Foster Gage in conversation with Carlo Sturken: 'Roughening the surface'
  • Finnian MacManus in conversation with James Chen: 'Designing in VR'

Thursday, September 2, 3-6 PM PDT

  • Nick Srnicek in conversation with Seymour Polatin: 'Capitalism, when a crisis hits'
  • Jorge Otero-Pailos in conversation with Matthew Ridgeway: 'Some Casts'
  • Andrés Jaque in conversation with Valeria Ospital: 'Care and design: making conflict visible'