“Hidden Figures” links

I am organizing a Community Discussion of “Hidden Figures” to be held Monday, February 27, 2017 7:00-8:30 at the Boone House (next to Second Baptist Church)  in Columbia, Missouri. Three local residents with STEM experience will be “discussion starters.”

Below are eight  links that have interesting information relating to “Hidden Figures.”

1. Margot Hidden Shetterly talks about her book in Hampton, VA September 8, 2016 C-SPAN

https://www.c-span.org/video/?414833-1/margot-lee-shetterly-discusses-hidden-figures

2. Film review  New York TIMES

https://www.nytimes.com/2016/12/22/movies/hidden-figures-review.html?_r=0

 3. Book review KIRKUS

https://www.kirkusreviews.com/book-reviews/margot-lee-shetterly/hidden-figures/

4. Katherine Johnson NASA bio written by Margot Lee Shetterly

https://www.nasa.gov/content/katherine-johnson-biography

5. Dorothy Vaughan NASA bio written by Margot Lee Shetterly

https://www.nasa.gov/content/dorothy-vaughan-biography

6. Katherine Johnson: Hidden No More” WASHINGTON POST Jan 27, 2017

https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/hidden-no-more-katherine-johnson-a-black-nasa-pioneer-finds-acclaim-at-98/2017/01/27/d6a6feb8-dd0f-11e6-ad42-f3375f271c9c_story.html?utm_term=.38ca1ad92d7f

7. Screenwriters should have been Black

https://sojo.net/articles/hidden-racism

8. . IBM “Outthink Hidden”

http://www.ibm.com/thought-leadership/hidden-figures/?S_PKG=&cm_mmc=Search_Bing-_-9.1+MO+Mktg+Plan+Unknown_CA+Brand+Initiatives-_-NA_US-_-dorothy+vaughan_Exact_&cm_mmca1=000016NC&cm_mmca2=10004049&mkwid=2cd18e86-dc95-4ec7-b8f0-abd36bdb93e2|447|97461&cvosrc=ppc.bing.dorothy%20vaughan&cvo_campaign=9.1%20MO%20Mktg%20Plan%20Unknown_CA%20Brand%20Initiatives-NA_US&cvo_crid=15879067895&Matchtype=e

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