Revenge of the Female Nerds
Busting Myths about Why Women Can't Be Technical
Veröffentlicht am: 27.12.2006, 23:00 Uhr
Präsentation vom: 27.12.2006, 23:00 Uhr
Teilnehmer: Annalee Newitz
Abstract: Why do media and industry lag behind reality when it comes to estimatingwomen's technical and scientific abilities? That women have theseabilities is obvious. The question is how to change social expectationsabout them. What are women doing, and what can they do, to combatpervasive myths about their inferiority as engineers and scientists?
Speakers: Annalee Newitz
Room: Saal 1