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Name Veronica Barassi
Title Prof. Ph.D.
Institute/School MCM -Institute for Media and Communication Management
Address SHSS-HSG / MCM
Blumenbergplatz 9
9000 St. Gallen
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Phone +41 71 224 2857
Main Focuses artificial intelligence and human rights, data technologies and children’s data rights, media cultures and digital transformations, anthropology and ethnography of media
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  1. Project Barassi, Prof. Ph.D Veronica & Scharenberg, Dr. Antje The Human Error Project [fundamental research project] .
  2. Item Barassi, Veronica : Child | Data | Citizen - How Tech Companies Are Profiling Us From Before Birth. MIT Press, 2020, - ISBN 9780262044714.
  3. Item Barassi, Veronica (2020) Datafied times: Surveillance capitalism, data technologies and the social construction of time in family life. New Media and Society, 22 (9). 1545-1560.
  4. Item Barassi, Veronica: The Human Error in AI and Children’s Rights. Research Report submitted to to the EU Commission as a response to the Consultation on the White Paper on Artificial Intelligence: A European Approach. [Blog]. URL: . (May 2020).
  5. Item Barassi, Veronica: David Graeber e le Possibilita’ Umane. In Le Parole e le Cose: Letteratura e Realta. 2020,
  6. Item Barassi, Veronica & Zamponi, Lorenzo (2020) Social Media Time, Identity Narratives and the Construction of Political Biographies. Social Movements Studies: Journal of Social, Cultural and Political Protest,
  7. Item Barassi, Veronica (2019) Datafied Citizens in the Age of Coerced Digital Participation. Sociological Research Online, 24 (3). 414-429.
  8. Item Barassi, Veronica: The Child as Datafied Citizen: Critical Questions on Data Justice in Family Life. In Mascheroni, Giovanna; Jorge, Ana & Ponte, Cristina (ed.): Digital Parenting: Critical Challenges for Families in the Digital Age. NORDICOM, 2018,
  9. Item Barassi, Veronica: Social Media Activism, Self-Representation, and the Construction of Political Biographies. In Meikle, Graham (ed.): Routledge Companion to Media and Activism. Routledge, 2018,
  10. Item Barassi, Veronica (2017) BabyVeillance? Expecting Parents, online Surveillance and the cultural Specificity of Pregnancy Apps. Social Media and Society,