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

Date: 

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

Location: 

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
Author of the forthcoming, Behind the ScreenContent Moderation in the Shadows of Social Media

Dr. Marie Hicks
Fellow, National Humanities Center
Associate Professor at Illinois Institute of Technology
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.)