University of Arizona Campus  •  March 2 - 3, 2019  •  9:30am to 5:30pm
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Claire Evans

Jaclyn Campanaro

Sponsored by Women's Foundation of Southern Arizona

Claire L. Evans is a writer and musician. She is the author of "Broad Band: The Untold Story of the Women who Made the Internet," the singer and coauthor of the pop group YACHT, and the founding editor of Terraform, VICE's science-fiction vertical. She is the former futures editor of Motherboard, and a contributor to VICE, Rhizome, The Guardian, WIRED and Aeon; previously, she was a contributor to Grantland and wrote National Geographic's popular culture and science blog, Universe. She is an advisor to graduate design students at Art Center College of Design and a member of the cyberfeminist collective Deep Lab. She lives in Los Angeles.

Scheduled events:
Taking the World By Storm
Meet Marie Benedict, Claire Evans and Eleanor Herman, three authors who offer remarkably different tales -- set in dramatically different times -- featuring women who were determined to do what they most love to do.

Student Union Santa Rita (Seats 110)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 2, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - UA BookStore Tent (on Mall) (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Marie Benedict, Claire Evans, Eleanor Herman
Moderator: Randy Emerson
They Changed the World, One Click at a Time
Authors Claire Evans and Christine Lagorio-Chafkin will look at the women who changed the internet, and how Reddit -- founded by two men -- changed everything else!

Science City - Main Stage (Seats 195)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sun, Mar 3, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Science / Medicine / Technology
Signing area: Signing Area - Flandrau BookStore (Science City) (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Claire Evans, Christine Lagorio-Chafkin
Moderator: George Jenson

Broad Band: The Untold Story of the Women Who Made the Internet
Science / Medicine / Technology
Penguin Random House
March 2018
ISBN 9780735211759
Hardcover, 288 pages
$27.00, INSTORE
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"The history of technology you probably know is one of men and machines, garages and riches, alpha nerds and brogrammers. More/less

Named Sponsors

Arizona Daily Star
University of Arizona

Presenting Sponsors

Tucson Medical Center

Major Sponsors

Friends of the Festival
Pima County Public Library
Stocker Foundation
University of Arizona BookStores
University of Arizona - Facilities Management
Western National Parks Association
William & Mary Ross Foundation

Key Sponsors

Arizona Office Technologies
Arizona Wholesale Supply
Marshall Foundation

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