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Katta Spiel

Katta Spiel is a postdoctoral researcher in the HCI Group at TU Wien. They currently research exceptional norms by focusing on marginalized bodies in interaction design. Their research combines critical theories with transformative designs focusing largely on aspects of gender and disability. katta.spiel@tuwien.ac.at



This is not the new normal: Studying during a pandemic

Posted: Wed, May 13, 2020 - 2:31:59

table, th, td { padding: 10px; border: 1px solid black; border-collapse: collapse; } Illustration by RenĂ©e Sophie Singer. Austria began its lockdown on March 10, 2020. Just three days later, the government issued stay-at-home orders, quarantined entire villages, decreed non-emergency medical procedures to be moved to a later date, and closed all but essential shops, as well as hospitals, retirement…