Alondra Nelson- UO African American Speakers Series!

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Alondra Nelson- UO African American Speakers Series!

October 7 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

October 7
4 to 5:30 p.m.
Alondra Nelson
The Social Life of DNA:
Race Reparations, and Reconciliation after the Genome
Alondra Nelson is president of the Social Science Research Council and the Harold F. Linder Chair and Professor at the Institute for Advanced Study, an independent center for theoretical research and intellectual inquiry.
Nelson is author of several books, including The Social Life of DNA: Race, Reparations, and Reconciliation after the Genome, a finalist for the Hurston-Wright Foundation Award for Nonfiction, and a Wall Street Journal favorite book.Her essays, reviews, and commentary have appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, Science, Le Nouvel Observateur, The Boston Globe, and on National Public Radio, among other venues.
Nelson has contributed to national policy discussions on inequality and the social implications of new technologies, including artificial intelligence, big data, and human gene editing.

Details

Date:
October 7
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Venue

University of Oregon Law Center
1515 Agate St
Eugene, OR 97405 United States
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