Ann Hong-An Wu
Originally from Taiwan, Hong-An (Ann) Wu is a community-based educator, new media artist, and doctoral candidate in art education at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Her dissertation examines the potential of transforming systems and structures with youth through prosumer development and critical play in community-based settings. As part of the Everyday Arts Lab initiative, which is funded by the Office of Public Engagement at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, she has piloted video game modification workshops with youths at public school and library. Currently, Ms. Wu is serving as the Information and Communication Technology Specialist at FemTechNet, which is an activated network of scholars, students, and artists who work on, with, and at the borders of technology, science, and feminism.