44 Days Honoring Black History: "Telling Our Own Stories"

This SMC Library Research Guide is a collection of resources related to Black History. The Research Guide has been created to accompany the SMC Black Lives Matter Subcommittee's 2021 44 Days: Honoring Black History.

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Coded Bias Film Screening and DiscussionCoded Bias movie poster: a haunting white mask over a Black person's eyes, with a keyboard in shadows. A Shalini Kantayya Film.

Wednesday, February 17
5-7 PM

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Coded Bias explores the fallout of MIT Media Lab researcher Joy Buolamwini’s discovery that facial recognition does not see dark-skinned faces accurately, and her journey to push for the first-ever legislation in the U.S. to govern against bias in the algorithms that impact us all.

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