Making Space - Mar Hicks


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Wednesday, April 3, 2019
7:00pm to 8:00pm

Add to Calendar 2019-04-03 19:00:00 2019-04-03 19:00:00 Auditorium at the D. H. Hill, Jr. Library


Event Description

Mar Hicks, historian of gender and technology, will talk about the resistance against large technological systems and how gender, labor, and sexuality play an important role in that, both historically and in the present. Hicks, author of the recent award-winning book Programmed Inequality: How Britain Discarded Women Technologists and Lost Its Edge In Computing is a current Fellow at the National Humanities Center. This program is part of the Making Space series.

Contact Information

Marian Fragola

Admission Information

Free and open to the public.


If you require a disability-related accommodation to participate in this event, please contact Marian Fragola at or 919-513-3481 to arrange services. Early requests are strongly encouraged to allow sufficient time to meet your access needs​.