Events / Special Seminar: Algorithms of Oppression

Special Seminar: Algorithms of Oppression

12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m.
Farrell Learning and Teaching Center, 520 S Euclid Ave., St. Louis, MO 63110

Hear Safiya U. Noble, PhD, speak on “Algorithms of Oppression.”

Dr. Safiya U. Noble is an internet studies scholar and professor of gender studies and African American studies at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) where she serves as the Co-Founder and Faculty Director of the UCLA Center for Critical Internet Inquiry. She holds affiliations in the School of Education & Information Studies, and is a Research Associate at the Oxford Internet Institute at the University of Oxford where she is a Commissioner on the Oxford Commission on AI & Good Governance. In 2021, she was recognized as a MacArthur Foundation Fellow (also known as the “Genius Award”) for her ground-breaking work on algorithmic discrimination. In 2022, she was recognized as the inaugural NAACP-Archewell Digital Civil Rights Award recipient.

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