[vcf-midatlantic] Females in computing list: VCF East 2022

Jeffrey Brace jeffrey at vcfed.org
Wed Jan 12 19:21:56 UTC 2022

On Wed, Jan 12, 2022 at 12:37 PM Jeffrey Jonas via vcf-midatlantic <
vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org> wrote:

> Grace Hopper, the Eniac programmers and "Secret Rosies" are fascinating
> people but I fear many cannot appear because they're no longer living :-0

Yes. In this case I would invite an historian and/or author like Kathy
Kleiman or Melissa Pierce.

> However, Melissa Pierce's documentary
> "Born with Curiosity: The Story of Grace Murray Hopper" seems to be a work
> in progress, with a stage-show
> https://bornwithcuriosity.com/
> https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Melissa_Pierce
> https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fjx49LtuSFY

Great suggestion! I will see where this documentary is at and if she is
interested in speaking.

> -- jeff jonas

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