Oscar-Nominated Civil Rights Docudrama Released on DVD

Hidden Figures, DVD Review by Kam Williams, NASA, African-American, female mathematicians, Kevin Costner, Octavia Spencer, Taraji P. Henson, Janelle Monae

  Hidden Figures DVD Review by Kam Williams Oscar-Nominated Civil Rights Docudrama Released on DVD All of the astronauts picked by NASA to participate in its maiden manned space programs, Mercury and Gemini, were white males. However, behind the scenes, there was a dedicated team of African-American, female mathematicians who played a pivotal role in […]

NASA Docudrama Belatedly Credits Contributions of Unsung African-American Mathematicians

Hidden Figures, Film Review, by Kam Williams, NASA, female mathematicians, brilliant black women

  Hidden Figures Film Review by Kam Williams NASA Docudrama Belatedly Credits Contributions of Unsung African-American Mathematicians All of the astronauts picked by NASA to participate in its maiden manned space programs, Mercury and Gemini, were white males. However, behind the scenes, there was a dedicated team of African-American, female mathematicians who played a pivotal […]