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Courses & Workshops

Freedom of the Press Foundation Presents:
TAILS Workshops

Location: Floor Three, Susan and John Hess Family Theater

Join members of the Freedom of the Press Foundation, including data researcher Matthew Mitchell, David Huerta, co-organizer of CryptoParty NYC, and artist and coder Allison Burtch for an afternoon of workshops on how to protect individual privacy in everyday life using TAILS, a fully-encrypted, privacy-preserving operating system. 

This event is produced in collaboration with Harlo Holmes, Freedom of the Press Foundation, and is part of a series of public events, lectures, and talks organized in tandem with ​Laura Poitras: Astro Noise​.

March 19

1, 3 pm 

Advance registration is required, and includes admission to the Museum’s galleries. Please note: In order to take part in this workshop, each participant must bring a laptop computer on which they have administrator privileges and two blank flash drives.

Laura Poitras (b. 1964), ANARCHIST: Israeli Drone Feed (Intercepted February 24, 2009), 2016. Pigmented inkjet print mounted on aluminum, 45 × 64 3/4 in. (114.3 × 164.5 cm). Courtesy the artist

Laura Poitras (b. 1964), ANARCHIST: Israeli Drone Feed (Intercepted February 24, 2009), 2016. Pigmented inkjet print mounted on aluminum, 45 × 64 3/4 in. (114.3 × 164.5 cm). Courtesy the artist