CFP: Critical Approaches to Visual Generative AI workshop

The Data, AI, and Algorithms in Society hub at the University of Sheffield Digital Society Network is hosting a one-day workshop in April 2024 aimed at scholars taking critical approaches to visual generative AI. This includes, but is by no means limited to, work on the following topics:

– Visual AI and identity

– Commercial applications of visual AI

– The inequalities/biases of visual AI

– The harms of visual AI

– Visual AI and user behaviour

– Visual AI and play/humour

– The legal implications of visual AI

– Visual AI imaginaries

– Visual AI and mis/disinformation

– Theoretical approaches to Visual AI

– Visual AI as/and art

– Visual AI and labour

– Economies of visual AI

– Visual AI and geopolitics/colonialism and colonial logics

We invite scholars at all stages to submit a 500 word abstract (not including references). The deadline for submission is January 5, 2024. The workshop will be held on April 22, 2024.For more information and to submit, please visit: <>