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02/24/20

ESC POD: Undergraduate Student Mixer

For ESC and the ESC-curious, join us to learn more about the center and a community of researchers interested in ESC topics. Get some food, play some games, talk to some people, and learn about opportunities!
4:30PM - 6:30PM
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02/25/20

David Nemer: WhatsApp and Radicalization

During the 2018 Brazilian general election, WhatsApp became a potent tool for the spread of misinformation, especially for supporters of Bolsonaro. Now, ten months into Bolsonaro’s presidency, WhatsApp is still serving as a largely hidden platform for the radicalization of right-wing Brazilians. Join us for a discussion of the hidden spaces of populism and misinformation on WhatsApp.
11:30AM - 1:00PM
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03/11/20

Sasha Costanza-Chock: Design Justice – Community-led Practices to Build the Worlds We Need

In this talk, Dr. Costanza-Chock presents an overview of their new book, Design Justice: Community-Led Practices to Build the Worlds We Need, published by the MIT Press in 2020. The book is an exploration of how we might re-imagine design to be led by marginalized communities as a tool to help dismantle structural inequality, advance collective liberation, and support ecological survival.
12:00PM - 1:30PM
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03/11/20

Book Signing with Sasha Costanza-Chock: Design Justice

The book is an exploration of how we might re-imagine design to be led by marginalized communities as a tool to help dismantle structural inequality, advance collective liberation, and support ecological survival.
1:30PM - 2:15PM
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03/13/20

ESC POD: Graduate Student Mixer

For ESC and the ESC-curious, join us to learn more about the center and a community of researchers interested in ESC topics.
4:30PM - 6:30PM
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03/31/20

Shoshana Zuboff: The Age of Surveillance Capitalism

International-bestselling author Shoshana Zuboff will discuss her recent book. A book signing follows the event.
7:00PM - 9:00PM
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04/03/20

ESC POD: Faculty Mixer

For ESC and the ESC-curious, join us to learn more about the center and a community of researchers interested in ESC topics.
5:30PM - 7:30PM
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04/09/20

Behind Walls, Beyond Discipline: Science, Technology, and the Carceral State

Technology lies at the heart of the carceral state. Join us for a discussion of the role computing plays in predictive policing, surveillance, and other technologies of incarceration and justice.
2:00PM - 3:30PM
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04/17/20

How to do Feminist Robotics

ESC ARTIST Katherine Behar and a panel of collaborators will discuss cross-disciplinary collaboration between art and engineering. Experiences from the "Anonymous Autonomous" project will be used as an example.
12:00PM - 2:00PM
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