Coded Bias Virtual Film Screening
12:00am to 11:45pm
Tuesday, March 23, 2021 - 12:00am to Tuesday, March 30, 2021 - 11:45pm
Coded Bias explores the fallout of MIT Media Lab researcher Joy Buolamwini´s startling discovery that facial recognition does not see dark-skinned faces and women 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.
This is a free virtual film screening. Please complete this registration form to gain access to the film link and passcode. Please note that you will be able to view the film anytime from 3/23-3/30 even though you are registering for a specific date.
Registration is required at https://okstate.libcal.com/calendar/events/codedbias
The screening will be followed by a Virtual Q&A with Coded Bias Filmmaker Shalini Kantayya on March 30 at 6 p.m. (Separate registration required.)
This event is sponsored by the OSU Libraries, the Center for Africana Studies, Division of Insitutional Diversity, Digital Humanities Initiative, and the Gender, Women's and Sexuality Studies program.
Intro to Comics & Graphic Novels | Virtual Workshop
Monday, March 22, 2021 - 7:00pm to 8:45pm
Online via Zoom
Intro to Comics and Graphic Novels with Carl Antonowicz
Are you comics-curious? In this workshop you'll learn about the structure and pacing of comics/graphic novels, and create your own short comics story! We'll be covering scripting, page layout, and characters. No drawing experience required.
About the instructor:
Center for Poets and Writers at OSU-Tulsa
Repeats every week every Monday until Mon Apr 12 2021.7:00pm to 8:45pm