Reading list, 2019!

I’ve rolled over my unfinished reading into a new list. I’ll be updating the list as I finish books and add new ones to the queue.

Algorithmic Accountability

Artificial Unintelligence: How Computers Misunderstand the World by Meredith Broussard

Behind the Screen: Content Moderation in the Shadows of Social Media
by Sarah T. Roberts

Custodians of the Internet: Platforms, Content Moderation, and the Hidden Decisions That Shape Social Media by Tarleton Gillespie

The Age of Surveillance Capitalism: The Fight for a Human Future at the New Frontier of Power by Shoshanna Zuboff – ON HIATUS

Ghost Work: How to Stop Silicon Valley from Building a New Global Underclass by Mary L. Gray and Siddharth Suri

The Costs of Connection: How Data Is Colonizing Human Life and Appropriating It for Capitalism by Nick Couldry and Ulises A. Mejias

The Ethical Algorithm: The Science of Socially Aware Algorithm Design by Aaron Roth and Michael Kearns

Race after technology : abolitionist tools for the new Jim code by Ruha Benjamin

The Burden of Choice: Recommendations, Subversion, and Algorithmic Culture by Jonathan Cohn

Other professional reading

Playing to the Crowd: Musicians, Audiences, and the Intimate Work of Connection by Nancy Baym

Rockonomics: What the Music Industry Can Teach Us About Economics (and Our Future) by Alan Krueger

Programmed Inequality: How Britain Discarded Women Technologists and Lost Its Edge in Computing by Marie Hicks

Western music and its others : difference, representation, and appropriation in music, edited by Georgina Born and David Hesmondhalgh – ON HIATUS

How Music Works by David Byrne – ON HIATUS

The Book of Why: The New Science of Cause and Effect by Dana Mackenzie and Judea Pearl – ON HIATUS

Pleasure reading

The Incendiaries by R. O. Kwon

Slouching toward Bethlehem by Joan Didion

The Library Book by Susan Orlean

There There by Tommy Orange

On Tyranny: Twenty Lessons from the Twentieth Century by Timothy Snyder

The View from Flyover Country by Sarah Kendzior

Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng

The Story of a New Name by Elena Ferrante

Dawn by Octavia Butler

Effortless mastery by Kenny Werner