From participatory design to a listening infrastructure: A case of urban planning and participation

Moore, K. & Elliott, T. (2016). From participatory design to a listening infrastructure: A case of urban planning and participation. Journal of Business and Technical Communication, 30.1: 59-84. Moore & Elliot respond to a problem in urban planning projects that are focused on participatory design as a guiding/framing ideology. Any public planning project is complicated… Continue Reading From participatory design to a listening infrastructure: A case of urban planning and participation

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What’s civic about technical communication? Technical communication and the rhetoric of community

Ornatowski, C. & Bekins, L. (2009). What’s civic about technical communication? Technical communication and the rhetoric of community. Technical Communication Quarterly, 13.3: 251-269. Ornatowski and Bekins, in this 2009 article, question the role of community in technical and professional communication research and practice. The authors are concerned with the way community has been haled as… Continue Reading What’s civic about technical communication? Technical communication and the rhetoric of community

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