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Digital Dead End: Fighting for Social Justice in the Information Age by Virginia Eubanks




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Upcoming Events:
Tuesday July 9th, 10 AM
Blackburn, UK
How to Avoid Digital Dead Ends
Teaching & Learning Conference
University Centre at Blackburn College

Wednesday July 10, 4:30 PM
Lancaster, UK
Can Technology Serve Social Justice?
Lecture Theatre 4, Management School Lancaster University

Past Events:
Thurs March 3, 2011, 7-9 PM
Market Block Books
209 River St., Troy, NY

Thurs March 10, 2011, 4:15-6 PM
Women's Studies Colloquium
Humanities 354, Uptown Campus
SUNY Albany
1400 Washington Ave., Albany, NY
(518) 442-5281

Thurs March 24, 2011
Atlanta, GA
Emory University

Friday March 25, 2011, 7:30 PM
Atlanta, GA
Charis Bookstore
1189 Euclid Avenue Northeast
(404) 524-0304

Thurs April 14, 7 PM
Burlington, VT
Peace and Justice Center and Store
60 South Lake Street
(802) 863-8326

Friday April 15, 7 PM
Montreal, Quebec
Concordia Co-op Bookstore
2150 Bishop Street
Metro: Guy-Concordia
(514) 848-7445

Monday April 18, 5:30 PM
Concord, NH
Gibson's Bookstore
27 South Main Street
(603) 224-0562

Tuesday April 19, 7 PM
NYC, New York
Bluestockings Bookstore
172 Allen St.
(212) 777-6028

Wed April 20, 6 PM
Princeteon, NJ
Labyrinth Books
122 Nassau Street

Thurs April 21, 7 PM
Philadelphia, PA
Wooden Shoe Books
704 South St
(215) 413-0999

Fri April 22, 7 PM
Baltimore, MD
Red Emma's Bookstore Coffeehouse
800 St. Paul St.
(410) 230-0450

Thursday April 28, 7:30 PM
Greenpoint/Brooklyn, NY
WORD Books
126 Franklin Street
Brooklyn, NY 11222

Monday May 9, 7 PM
Portsmouth, NH
RiverRun Books
20 Congress Street
(603) 431-2100

Tuesday June 14, 6:30 PM
Washington, DC
Busboys & Poets
2021 14th St. NW

Friday September 2, 7:00 PM
Seattle, WA
The Elliott Bay Book Company
1521 Tenth Avenue

Sunday November 6, 3:30 PM
Chicago, IL
Chicago Humanities Festival
Harold Washington Library Center - Cindy Pritzker Auditorium
400 South State Street

Friday, November 11, 5:30 PM
Atlanta, GA
National Women's Studies Association Conference
Author Meets Critics Session with:

Mary Margaret Fonow
Director, School of Social Transformation and Professor, Women and Gender Studies, Arizona State University

Paulina Hernandez
Co-Director, Southerners on New Ground (SONG), Somos Georgia/We Are Georgia

Dianne Mathiowetz
Host, The Labor Forum Radio Show, WRFG 89.3 FM, Retired autoworker (GM)

Carole McCann
Associate Professor and Director, Gender and Women's Studies, University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC)

Monday, March 12, 7 PM
Troy, NY
The Sage Colleges
Women's History Month Convocation
Bush Memorial, 45 Ferry Street, Troy

Friday, March 30, 4:30 PM
Boston, MA
Simmons College
Special Functions Room, Main College Building, 300 The Fenway
(617) 521-2810
Sponsored by the Simmons College Graduate School of Library and Information Science (GSLIS), Progressive Librarians Guild, and ALA Student Chapter

Saturday, April 21, 1:45 PM
Oswego, NY
Gender, Justice and STEM
Lanigan Hall, SUNY Oswego Campus

Monday, June 25, 8:00 AM
Anaheim, CA
American Library Association (ALA) Annual Conference

Wednesday, September 12, 5:30 PM
Champaign, IL
Champaign Public Library
200 West Green Street
Can Technology Serve Social Justice?

This event is co-sponsored by the Center for Advanced Study, the Mix IT Up! Youth Advocacy Project funded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services, Inclusive Illinois, Action Research Illinois, the Gender and Women’s Studies Program, the Women’s Resources Center at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, with Champaign County Health Care Consumers and the Independent Media Center.

Thursday, September 13, 6-8 PM
Champaign, IL
Graduate School of Information and Library Science
501 E. Daniel St.
Our Knowledge, Our Power: Making Broadband Work for All of Us

Saturday, September 15, 10 AM - Noon
Champaign, IL
Douglass Library Meeting Room, Douglass Branch Library
504 East Grove Street

Our Knowledge, Our Power: Making Broadband Work for All of Us

2012 Midwest Booktour!

Monday October 22, 5 PM
Detroit, MI
Source Booksellers
4201 Cass Avenue

This event is co-sponsored by the Detroit Digital Justice Coalition and The Work Department, Detroit.

Thursday, October 25, 6-7:30 PM
Chicago, IL
DePaul University
Technology: Reimaging Identity and Activism through Virtual Spaces LPC Student Center 120

Sunday, October 28, 7 PM
Milwaukee, WI
People's Books Cooperative
804 E. Center St.

Tuesday October 30, 6 PM
Madison, WI
Rainbow Bookstore Cooperative
426 W. Gilman Street

Be sure to listen to Cynthia Lin's interview with Virginia at 12 PM Tuesday, October 30, on WORT's "A Public Affair," 89.9 FM, Madison, WI.

This event is co-sponsored by the Robert F. & Jean E. Holtz Center for Science at Technology Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and the the Havens Center for the Study of Social Structure and Social Change at the University of Wisconsin-Madison

Friday, November 2, 2-4 PM
Bloomington, Indiana
Rob Kling Center for Social Informatics
Wells Library, SLIS, Room LI 030
Indiana University, Bloomington

Saturday, November 3, 2-4 PM
Bloomington, Indiana
Monroe County Public Library
303 E. Kirkwood Ave.

Friday, November 9, 6 PM
Pittsburgh, PA
The Big Idea Cooperative Bookstore and Cafe
4812 Liberty Ave.
412-687-4323 (412-OUR-HEAD)

Friday February 8, 2013, 9-10 AM
Corvallis, Oregon
Online Northwest 2013
CH2M Hill Alumni Center, Oregon State University

Tuesday, February 12, 2013, 7 - 9 PM
Sacramento, CA
Time Tested Books
1114 21st Street (between L and K streets)
(916) 447-5696

Saturday, February 16, 7 -9 PM
San Francisco, CA
Modern Times Bookstore Collective
2919 24th St.
(415) 282-9246

March 20, 2013, 9 - 10:15 AM
St. Paul, MN
Library Technology Conference
1600 Grand Avenue, Macalster College

If you want to invite Virginia Eubanks for a book talk, community discussion, or workshop, please contact virginia [ at ] digitaldeadend.com or call (518) 892-6697.