Episode 13: "Not the Silicon Valley Mythology"

Episode 13: "Not the Silicon Valley Mythology"

01:05:00

Hosts: Anna Reser, Leila McNeill, and Rebecca Ortenberg

Guest: Dr. Joy Rankin

Producer: Leila McNeill

Music: Careful! and Cassie Lace by Zombie Dandies


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In this episode, the hosts have an extended interview with long-time Lady Science contributing editor Joy Rankin, author of the new book A People's History of Computing in the United States. Then the hosts air their (many) grievances about the latest academic hoax "Sokal Squared."

Show Notes

A People’s History of Computing in the United States by Joy Lisi Rankin

Joy Lisi Rankin

Academic Grievance Studies and the Corruption of Scholarship by Helen Pluckrose, James A. Lindsay, and Peter Boghossian



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