Brian Jordan Jefferson: Information Capitalism Meets Racial Capitalism: Surveillance and Racial Criminalization in the Digital Age

Brian Jordan Jefferson: Information Capitalism Meets Racial Capitalism: Surveillance and Racial Criminalization in the Digital Age

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Fall WHAP! Series 'Black Out'

Brian Jordan Jefferson is an Associate Professor of Geography at the University of Illinois. Jefferson’s work explores digital technology, racial capitalism, and the State in urban contexts. His publications include the recent book Digitize and Punish: Racial Criminalization in the Digital Age (Minnesota, 2020) which looks at the application of digital technology in criminal justice in New York City and Chicago.

Join us for the Fall WHAP! Series “Black Out,” On the Surveillance of Blackness. Watch on Youtube, Fridays at 4:30 PDT, at tiny.cc/2020whap.