Thursday, July 16, 2020 at 7PM EDT
To kick off TtW Presents, we’re launching with a powerful and timely dialogue: Dr. Allissa Richardson and Mutale Nkonde will discuss the layered and multifaceted impact of surveillance on Black people in the context of the Movement for Black Lives and the Covid-19 pandemic. Moderated by TtW Committee member Dr. Apryl Williams, this talk will demonstrate how facial recognition systems used in policing; tracing software associated with the pandemic; and Black death imagery have created a treacherous techno-mediascape that extends both state matrices of power and systems of racialized, anti-Black oppression in the United States. This discussion will take place on Thursday, July 16, 2020 at 7PM EDT and will stream live on YouTube. A recording will be available on our website. You can sign up here to receive reminders about future episodes of TtW Presents.