Safiya Umoja Noble is assistant professor in the Department of Information Studies in the Graduate School of Education and Information Studies at the University of California, Los Angeles. She also holds appointments in the Departments of African American Studies, Gender Studies, and Education. Noble is the co-editor of two books, The Intersectional Internet: Race, Sex, Culture and Class Online and Emotions, Technology & Design.
Ideologies of Boring Things: The Internet and Infrastructures of Race
Safiya Umoja Noble’s “Algorithms of Oppression” explores how racial bias informs and shapes the very platform we laud as radically democratizing....