Readings for Lunch — [ 01 Jun 2018 ]

IMAGE OF THE DAY

TALK

The web is not just left-to-right

The amazing talk about web typography, fonts, CSS and writing directions that Chen Hui Jing gave this morning.

(Did you know that a Chinese font has more than 60.000 glyphs?!)

GENDER

Women’s visibility in academic seminars: women ask fewer questions than men

“Furthermore, our observations indicated that the gender of the first person to ask a question predicted the gender imbalance in subsequent questions, with proportionally fewer questions asked by women when a man was the first to ask a question.”