I’m Catherine D’Ignazio, an Assistant Professor of Data Visualization and Civic Media at Emerson College. I’m interested in creative ways to democratize data & technology for community empowerment & social justice. I make public art & design projects, write software code & research papers, teach journalism & arts students, and run data storytelling workshops and feminist hackathons. I’m a compulsive collaborator, joiner and organizer and affiliated with the below organizations. More about me…

Boston Coastline: Future Past
A walking data visualization of the Boston water line as projected for the year 2100 based on climate change.


Updates, workshops, and recent publications