Mél Hogan is an Assistant Professor of Communication at IIT in Chicago. Her recent publications and conference presentations look at data centers and server farms and at how internet infrastructures are made material and embodied. As a practitioner, other issues of digital culture are addressed through media arts interventions and research design projects. She is also the co-founder of online and p.o.d. journal of arts and politics, nomorepotlucks.org; a research design consultant for mat3rial.com; and a co-founder of the Critical Futures Lab, at IIT ID.
2013, “The Archive’s Underbelly: Facebook’s Data Storage Centers” In Television & New Media (Sage) (Special Issue: Big Data)
2013, Culture Digitally. ‘Bumblehive’ and ‘Sealand’: Big Data Infrastructures http://culturedigitally.org/2013/11/bumblehive-and-sealand-big-data-infrastructures