Artifact Details

Title

Command Lines: Marginalization, Opportunity, and Prestige in Tech Work

Catalog Number

102740160

Type

Moving image

Date

2017-03-19

Participants

Clancy, Eileen, Speaker
Nooney, Laine, Moderator
Sarkar, Sreela, Speaker
Villa-Nicholas, Melissa, Speaker

Place of Publication

Mountain View, CA

Duration

01:05:33

Format

MP4

Description

Session H: Marginalization, Opportunity, and Prestige in Tech Work
Command Lines: Software, Power & Performance
March 18-19, 2017
Computer History Museum

“Latinas On Line: Intersectional Identities at AT&T”
Melissa Villa-Nicholas
Lecturer, Graduate School of Library & Information Sciences, University of Rhode Island

“Away from the Doorsteps of the ICT Center: Youth, Technology, and Development in Global India”
Sreela Sarkar
Assistant Professor, Department of Communication, Santa ClaraUniversity
[Talk not recorded for privacy of research subjects.]

“Sekiko Yoshida: Abacus ‘Software’ in the Early U.S. Space Program”
Eileen Clancy
MA Student, Liberal Studies and Digital Humanities, CUNY Graduate Center and Project Coordinator of Beyond Citation

Chaired by Laine Nooney
Assistant Professor, School of Literature, Media and Communication, Georgia Tech

Command Lines was a conference of the Society for the History of Technology (http://www.historyoftechnology.org/)’s Special Interest Group for Computers, Information and Society (http://www.sigcis.org/). It was sponsored and hosted by the Computer History Museum (http://www.computerhistory.org/)’s Center for Software History (http://www.computerhistory.org/softwarehistory).

Category

Talk

Series Title

Command Lines: Software, Power & Performance

Credit

Computer History Museum

Lot Number

X8133.2017