Annual Elizabeth Munves Sherman '77, P'06, P'09 Lecture in Gender Sexuality Studies

December 3, 2017

From Global Climate Change to Racial Profiling: The Politics of Critical Data Studies

Wendy Hui Kyong Chun
Professor of Modern Culture and Media
Brown University

Monday, April 9, 2018
4:00 pm, Pembroke Hall 305

In order to address the hard problems that face us now–from the proliferation of echo chambers to global climate change–we need vibrant coalitions across the humanities, social sciences and STEM. To foster such dialogue, this talk focuses on the use of proxies in models (to chart the unknown but not unknowable). The models in question are as seemingly disparate as global climate change models and social networking ones

Download the Wendy Chun poster.

Free and open to the public.