Ariana Dongus

Ariana Dongus is a media scholar and researcher based in Berlin and Karlsruhe.

After earning a degree in European Media Science from the University of Potsdam, she worked as a freelance journalist and filmmaker and studied directing with a focus on documentary forms at the self-organised film school filmArche in Berlin. She has been a PhD candidate at University of Arts and Design at Karlsruhe since 2018 where she also coordinates KIM, a research group for critical studies in artificial intelligence. In exploring the intersection of biometrics, colonial pasts, new forms of working conditions and machine intelligence, she contributes to a critique of today’s digital economies.

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