We Have Built You: On the Nature of Artificial Intelligence in Blade Runner and Babylon Babies.
While “Artificial Intelligence” describes cognition occurring on the part of machines, over the last several decades representations in television, film, and literature complicate what might comprise “the natural” relative to intelligence. This article explores what is at stake, besides masterful control, in narratives of intelligence as mediated and technical.
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