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 Programmed Inequality: How Britain Discarded Women Technologists and Lost Its Edge in Computing by Marie Hicks Artificial Unintelligence: How Computers Misunderstand the World by Meredith Broussard Behind the […]

Reading retrospective

As we roll into 2019, here are some stats on what I’ve read over the last year and a half: April 2017 – April 2018 Books read: 12 Completion rate: 1 book per month Non-fiction: 83% Woman authors: 50% May 2018 – December 2018 Books read: 12 Completion rate: 1.5 books per month Non-fiction: 67% […]

Back from SIGIR 2018!

I’m back from SIGIR 2018, held at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, where I presented our work “Understanding and Evaluating User Satisfaction with Music Discovery.” I am so grateful to my co-authors for developing this work with me, to the people whose foundational research made our work possible, and to the amazing SIGIR community […]

My ever-growing reading list

I had originally included my reading list in the last post, but I keep adding more books to it! It’s tough knowing that it’ll be a while before get through it, but it’s been a GREAT year for learning. Algorithmic Accountability Programmed Inequality: How Britain Discarded Women Technologists and Lost Its Edge in Computing by […]

Reading roundup

By way of introduction, here’s what I have read over the last 12 months. I am grateful to the MBTA and the Minuteman Library Network for making this possible. Algorithmic Bias Weapons of Math Destruction: How Big Data Increases Inequality and Threatens Democracy by Cathy O’Neil. Important book revealing how algorithms discriminate in education, finance, […]