Themself : Critical Analysis of Gender in Facebook

@inproceedings{Kannabiran2011ThemselfC,
  title={Themself : Critical Analysis of Gender in Facebook},
  author={Gopinaath Kannabiran},
  year={2011}
}
There is a pronounced silence about non-binary genders inside the field of HCI. This paper is an attempt to address this gap through a case study and it aligns itself with the goals of Feminist HCI – agency, identity, equity, empowerment and social justice. By critically analyzing the interactions of non-binary gendered subjectivities in Facebook, this work uncovers some of the system level design choices that render non-binary gendered users invisible for all intents and purposes. This work… CONTINUE READING

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