“The Statistical Lives of Elbertie Foudray” with Dan Bouk, co-sponsored with the Department of Community & Environmental Sociology

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Orchard View Room, Discovery Building, 330 N Orchard St., Madison, WI 53715
@ 12:30 pm

This event is co-sponsored by the Department of History, the Center for Demography of Health and Aging, and the Center for Demography & Ecology.

The Haller Lecture Fund and the Department of Community & Environmental Sociology present Dan Bouk, Professor of History at Colgate University, Former Faculty Fellow at the Data & Science Research Institute, and Member of the Max Planck Historicizing Big Data Working Group. He is the author of Democracy’s Data: The Hidden Stories in the U.S. Census and How to Read Them, one of the New York Times’ 100 notable books for 2022.

This is a part of Democracy and Data: A Celebration of the 65th Anniversary of the Applied Population Lab (APL).