Anke SchwittayResearch Affiliate

Anke Schwittay is Senior Lecturer in Anthropology and International Development Studies at the University of Sussex in the UK. Her work focuses on discourses and practices of ‘inclusive innovation’ by various actors, including high-tech companies, social enterprises and government aid agencies. She is particularly interested in the use of digital technologies such as crowdsourcing platforms and in human-centered design. Anke is the author of New Media and International Development: Representation and Affect in Microfinance, which consists of a digital ethnography of Kiva.org, the world’s first online person-to-person microlending website.

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