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Algorithms and AI (Weeks 7-9)

Monday, October 1 (Week 7)
Wednesday, October 3
  • Safiya Umoja Noble, “A Society, Searching” from Algorithms of Oppression: How Search Engines Reinforce Racism (2018), pages 15-63
  • Blog (Round 4): Group B
Friday, October 5
Monday, October 8 (Week 8)
  • Fall Break on Monday
Wednesday, October 10
Friday, October 12
Monday, October 15 (Week 9)
Wednesday, October 17
  • “Hang the DJ” from season 4, episode 4 of Black Mirror (2017)
  • Ed Finn, “Building the Star Trek Computer” from What Algorithms Want: Imagination in the Age of Computing (2017), pages 57-77
  • Blog (Round 5): Group A
Friday, October 19
  • Case Study 6 (Student-Led)
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