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‘Hidden Human Computers’ Book Launch

January 14, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

What: Hidden Human Computers Book Launch
When: Saturday, January 14, 2017, 10:00 to 11:30 a.m.
Where: Science Museum of Minnesota
Who: Duchess Harris, Professor of American Studies, Macalester College

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Hidden Human Computers tells the little-known history of African American women with math and science degrees who worked at NASA in 1943 in secret, segregated facilities. 

The book launch will feature Harris’s digital archive, with a brief presentation, and open discussion. The book, published December 15, 2016, is written at a 6th-grade reading level and meets common core standards for teaching.

Umbra Search is co-sponsoring the launch of Hidden Human Computers by Duchess Harris, University of Minnesota alum and Professor at Macalester College.


January 14, 2017
10:00 am - 11:30 am
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Science Museum of Minnesota
120 W. Kellogg Boulevard
St. Paul, 55102 United States
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