Back in October I went to a conference in Columbus at Ohio State University. The conference was all about solving social issues with an interdisciplinary approach. While solving a consumption issue I met Eve Faulkes who is putting together a conference in March about Design for the Divide. The idea behind this conference is to start a conversation about an issue that divides. This involves identifying what both sides have in common and then using that to design for the sticking points. There is a call for poster entries by January 16 and I have chosen to approach the inequality of marriage between the gay and straight population.
Here are some initial experiments