A Selection of Online Talks That Can Boost Your Futures Literacy – March 13, 2019

Ruja Benjamin – From park bench to lab bench. What kind of future are we designing? (2015)

Ruha Benjamin – The new Jim Code: Race, carceral technoscience, and liberatory imagination (2019)

Yuval Noah Harari – 21 Issues facing the 21st century 2019

Douglass Rushkoff – How to be “Team Human” in the digital age 2018

Amber Case – Cyborg anthropology and why it maters (2014)

Jane McGonigal – Gaming can make a better world 2010

Joy Buolamwini – Algorithmic Justice League 2018

Anab Jain – Why we need to imagine different futures 2017

Peter Diamandis – Imagining the future: The transformation of humanity 2017

Walida Imarisha – Living the legacy: Afrofuturism & possibilities for Oregon 2018

Nnedi Okorafor – Sci Fi stories that imagine a different Africa 2017

Nicolas Negroponte – A 30-year history of the future 2014

Michael Bennett, Ytasha Womack, Wale Oyedije, and Aisha Harris – Afrofuturism: Imagining the future of Black identity 2015

Greta Thunberg, Youth climate activist and the global youth movement leader. 2018

Marina Gorbis – The history and future of work 2015

Octavia Butler – Why you should read the Afrofuturist legend Octavia Butler

Bettina Warburg – How the blockchain will radically transform the economy 2016

UNESCO/Riel Miller – How to build “Futures Literacy” 2018. This author has a book called Transforming the Future which is available free online here.

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