Poet Randi Eaton is in love with her Boybot Boyfriend; an semi-sentient replacement for her deadbeat ex-bf. She sings praises of the A.I. that tends to her every need, listens to her issues, and satisfies needs only a cyber man could.
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The Poetry of Marriage
BY LAUREN SHAPIRO
@ VOL 7
ON FEB 21, 2014
Lauren Shapiro is an artist and academic whose primary interest is in how art effects individual, interpersonal, and social change. Applying literary theory to the study of lifespan development, she explores how metaphors spoken between lovers predict the course of romantic relationships.
"Presentation of the Day" on March 12, 2014.
Where is the Romance?
BY KAYO YOKOYAMA
@ VOL 9
ON FEB 28, 2014
Artist Kayo Yokoyama discuess her investigation of Jane Austen's romance novel Pride & Prejudice. She considers what has happened to the traditional sense of romance and where all of the Mr. Darcy's have gone. However, she proposes that maybe the romance is still present today, just in different forms.
You Shouldn't Be Afraid on Artificial Intelligence
BY JASON NARADOWSKY
@ INSPIRED BY JAPAN – POWERED BY PECHAKUCHA
ON MAR 23, 2016
Jason Naradowsky and Sebastian Riedel explain why we shoudn't be afraid of AI! Naradowsky and Riedel are passionate about bringing together those on the forefront in the field in Japan and the UK.
BY JULES BROVONT
@ VOL 21
ON FEB 16, 2017
In Honor of World Science Day for Peace and Development:
"I don't know what the future of artificial intelligence is, I don't think anybody really does..."
In Artificial Intelligence from PechaKucha Night Madison, WI Vol. 21, Jules Brovont will clear away some common misconceptions about what artificial intelligence is, what it isn't, and what its capabilities are. Are you already using AI without realizing it? Where is AI taking us as a society, and how is it already changing our lives? Jules will scratch the surface of these fundamental questions, and catch a glimpse of how this technology is already beginning to shake the foundation of our civilization.
A Film-Poem: Post Modern Love Story
BY KATIE GREENBROWN
@ VOL 13
ON JUL 18, 2017
She sees wild flowers growing between cracked paving stones. He hears music in the endless hum of alarms, pylons and traffic. They’ve never met, though they live only three streets away. Follow their journey through time, possibility and all the octaves of the human heart. Katie Greenbrown takes us on a journey of post modern love.
Words by Katie Greenbrown, Music by James Rotchell, Art by Peter Roman.
Should We Love Robots?
BY SCOTT MIDSON
@ VOL 19
ON SEP 28, 2017
Dr. Scott Midson is a Postdoctoral Research Associate at The Lincoln Theological Institute. He is the lead researcher on ‘Living with and Loving Machines’. This project brings together questions about how we understand humans and technologies in their relationships, and seeks to encourage an alternative way of reflecting on these using the theological notion of ‘love’.
In this talk he explores how theological and religious ideas shape how we ineract, and even love, robots.