Latest Stories in February
Fred Moten, Carmen Maria Machado, and Alice Hoffman among Those Featured at Creative Writing Program Events in March
Feb 5, 2018
The Creative Writing Program’s Spring 2018 Reading Series continues in March with events featuring Fred Moten (March 1), Carmen Maria Machado (March 23), and Alice Hoffman (March 29), among others.
Coding While Black: Artificial Intelligence, Computing, and Data in A Racialized World
Feb 2, 2018
A lively conversation Feb. 26 at NYU's Gallatin School of Individualized Study on what artificial intelligence, big data, hashtags, Internet memes, and digital assistants tell us about being Black in the 21st century—and what they might portend for our future.
Children with Disabilities in West Africa Experience Violence from the Day they are Born
Feb 1, 2018
A study published in BMC Public Health by NYU Steinhardt Assistant Professor Janet Njelesani, finds that disabled children in West Africa experience violence from the day they are are born and significantly greater violence than their non-disabled peers.