Today’s conversation is with Allen Hillery who is the Co-Founder of Be Data Lit, a platform that promotes education for data literacy advocates, and a co-creator of the surprise data visualization sensation, the “DuBois Challenge”. He takes us behind the scenes of the challenge and leaves us with the clear message that data literacy is for everyone.
Links to info and resources:
Get the book! W.E.B. Du Bois’s Data Portraits: Visualizing Black America https://bookshop.org/books/w-e-b-du-bois-s-data-portraits-visualizing-black-america/9781616897062
Link to check out the DuBois Challenge: https://twitter.com/hashtag/Duboischallenge2022?src=hashtag_click
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