3 Toolstack - Transformed organising capability, infrastructuring

Updated 2021 10 12
Incomplete, to be extended xxx


xxx Infrastructure as commons. Maintaining a stack of digitally mediated commons - platform commons, media commons, venue commons. Design-of-infrastructure as an emerging post-Fordist possibility and a field of struggle. xxx Cultivating literacy with digital means, farming a cultural commons of vernacular, activist, organising capability

The dance of knowing

The generative dance of knowing
xxx Historical forms of convivial organisation: RoPs of cultural production. Vernacular. Altered institutions, not discrete tech ‘tools’ but transformed, transformational genres, skills and understandings. Formaciòn.
xxx See Design justice - intersection of ‘toolstack’ with ‘solidarity & mutuality’ (Seven Rs)

Altered social relations - Toolstack

‘The dance of provisioning’ as a frame for oppositional, vernacular capability . .
  • Beyond corporation & state
  • Beyond consumerist households
The dance of provisioning, commoning at the radical core
Other frames (other schemas?) for vernacular capability . .
  • Beyond a UX of ‘dumb seamlessness’
  • Beyond proprietary tools
  • Beyond centralised networks
  • Beyond global South/North uneven development (pluriverse? Escobar)
  • Beyond language silos - decolonial practice, on the ground

Toolstack - Privileges, obligations, sanctions, protocols

xxx To be developed xxx