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Tuesday, April 17 • 9:00am - 1:00pm
New Ways of Thinking About Digital Equity LIMITED

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This workshop invites discussion on new ways of thinking about digital equity in response to presentations by three research teams who are analyzing key aspects of digital equity: information access, information poverty, and a feminist ethics of care. Participants will learn about a variety of methodological approaches being applied to urgent needs for information equity across the United States. Workshop attendees will contribute to shaping future investigations through interactions with the panelists. The research teams aim to disseminate their findings to a broad audience, so presentations will be lively and informal.


Barbara Jones

Affiliated Faculty of CDI, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
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Emily Knox

Assistant Professor, School of Information Sciences,, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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Colin Rhinesmith

Assistant Professor of Library and Information Science, Simmons College
Colin Rhinesmith is an assistant professor in the School of Library and Information Science at Simmons College. He is also a faculty research fellow with the Benton Foundation and a faculty associate with the Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University.

CM Winters

Assistant Professor, City Colleges of Chicago (Malcolm X College)
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Martin Wolske

Interim Director, Center for Digital Inclusion, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
Martin came to the Graduate School of Library and Information Science in 1995 to serve as the first full-time systems administrator for Prairienet Community Network, where we looked at ways to bring this relatively new thing called the Internet to the community to foster stronger... Read More →

Tuesday April 17, 2018 9:00am - 1:00pm
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