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Saturday, June 30 • 2:00pm - 2:20pm
Exploring Racism in VR (20 min)

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Might immersive and interactive experiences of racism in VR be an effective tool in the fight for racial equality? This session will explore the case of this attempt from academic teams at Columbia and Stanford who joined forces over a year-long collaboration. The session will cover what was accomplished, lessons learned and challenges for future work in this area.

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Courtney Cogburn

Assistant Professor, Columbia University
Dr. Cogburn is an assistant professor at the Columbia University School of Social Work and Population Research Center. Her research is broadly focused on the role of racism in producing racial inequities in health with a particular focus on cultural racism. Her work also explores... Read More →

Saturday June 30, 2018 2:00pm - 2:20pm EDT
Room 105