October 1, 2021
11:00 am - 11:35 am
Keynote: The New Jim Code? Resisting and Reimagining Tech-Eugenics in the 21st Century
From education and policing to healthcare, technologies have the potential to hide, speed, and deepen discrimination. Ruha Benjamin, author of “Race After Technology,” will present on the “New Jim Code,” challenging the ways technologies can heighten racial heirarchies and produce premature death.