SESSION C: INVISIBLE, ESSENTIAL LABOR IN SUPPLY CHAIN CAPITALISM

  • Nov 15, 2014 1:30–4:00PM

  • Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall,
    Room 407
    66 West 12th Street

From Extraction to Disposal: Black Women’s
Labor in Information and Communication
Technology Practices, Safiya Noble; Pirate
Labor: Media Piracy and the Restructuring
of Digital Capitalism, Gavin Mueller; The
Hidden Essential Work of Commercial
Content Moderators in the Digital
Media Production Chain, Sarah Roberts;
Getting to Just-in-Time: Understanding
Supply Chain Logistics, Miriam Posner.
Moderator: Paula Chakravartty

Speakers

  • Gavin Mueller Ph.D candidate in cultural studies at George Mason University

  • Safiya Umoja Noble Assistant Professor at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) in the Department of Information Studies in the Graduate School of Education & Information Studies

  • Paula Chakravartty Associate Professor at the Gallatin School and the Department of Media, Culture and Communications of New York University

  • Miriam Posner Digital Humanities program coordinator at the University of California, Los Angeles

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