Digital Cultures Student Portfolio

Month: December 2019

Design Thinking: ‘go for it’ or ‘no go’? The two faces of Design Thinking in the Digital Humanities

Design Thinking is a trend. Over the years it has been embraced across many disciplines, including Digital Humanities. Influential institutions like Harvard University and the New York Times have incorporated this way of working in their systems and proved that it is successful. The emphasis is often on these success stories when Design Thinking is explained. However, this blog post investigates the downsides as well, and to what extent these bring risks and challenges for Design Thinkers.

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