Panel event on 'Before Algorithms: A History of Bias and Oppression in Computing' -- moderated by Dr. Khalil Muhammad


Thursday, November 8, 2018, 4:00pm to 5:30pm


Wexner Building, 4th Floor, Room 434, Harvard Kennedy School

We are thrilled to welcome a conversation with panelists:

Dr. Safiya U. Noble
University of Southern California (USC) Annenberg School of Communication
Author of Algorithms of Oppression: How Search Engines Reinforce Racism

Dr. Sarah T. Roberts
UCLA, Department of Information Studies
Research focus: social / economic equity and issues of power, control and justice

Dr. Marie Hicks
Fellow, National Humanities Center
Associate Professor at Illinois Institute of Chicago
Author of Programmed Inequality

Moderated by: Khalil Muhammad
Professor of History, Race, and Public Policy, HKS
Suzanne Young Murray Professor, Radcliffe

(coffee, tea, and snacks will be provided.)