Is the post-human a post-woman? Cyborgs, robots, artificial intelligence and the futures of gender: a case study
This study aims to shed light on the debate about the futures of gender, by taking into account its significance in the current development of Artificial Intelligence (AI), cyborg technologies and…
- ArtSocial studies of science
This article explores the resonating figures of primate, child, and robot in contemporary technoscientific corporealizations of the ‘almost human’ by imagining what other possibilities there might be for figuring humans, robots, and their relations if the authors escape the reiterative imaginary of the robot as proxy for becoming human.
MAN AND THE MACHINE: THE ROLE OF AGENTIAL REALISM OF THE AUTOPOIETIC MACHINES IN THE WORLD-BUILDING OF STEPHEN BAXTER’S WORLD ENGINES DUOLOGY
The present article endeavors to study Stephen Baxter’s two novels, namely World Engines: Destroyer (2019) and World Engines: Creator (2020), in order to analyze the role of agential realism of the…
Rising With the Robots: Towards a Human-Machine Autonomy for Digital Socialism
- ArttripleC: Communication, Capitalism & Critique. Open Access Journal for a Global Sustainable Information Society
This essay is concerned with conceptualising digital socialism in two ways. First, this essay typifies digital socialism as a real utopian project bringing together the utopian potential of “full…
Molecular Feminisms: Biology, Becomings, and Life in the Lab
"Should feminists clone?" "What do neurons think about?" "How can we learn from bacterial writing?" These and other provocative questions have long preoccupied neuroscientist, molecular biologist,…
Artificial Life and the Philosophy of Science
This paper investigates both facets of the question of whether and to what degree Artificial Life systems could potentially be considered ‘alive’ in the sense that the authors take naturally occuring biological systems to be, and explores the philosophical and practical implications of possible answers.
Queer Practices, Queer Rhetoric, Queer Technologies: Studies of Digital Performativity in Gendered Network Culture
- Art, Computer Science
Computer technology, however, is not, and at some point the erasure of distinction between execution and code grounds itself in the mastery of the totality of computation.
AI/VR: situated animation in the Library of Babel
- Art2018 IEEE 1st Workshop on Animation in Virtual and Augmented Environments (ANIVAE)
If cinema represents the ‘most replete and consuming instance of an interface for dreaming’ , what more can we expect of virtual technologies and Artificial Intelligence, or indeed, of computation…
Activismo social femenino en la esfera pública digital
This paper analyzes how, after years of an apathy participative attitude, women have decided to claim situations of injustice and gender inequality. Social networks have made it possible to…
Technology of the Surround
- Computer ScienceCatalyst: Feminism, Theory, Technoscience
An analysis of two AI modalities to demonstrate the potential of AI as mechanism that creates patterns of association outside of a purely reproductive condition and a summation of what AI in the wild can contribute to the subversion of technologies of oppression toward a liberatory potential ofAI.
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The Future Looms: Weaving Women and Cybernetics
Ada was not really Ada Byron, but Ada Lovelace, and her father was never Prime Minister: these are the fictions of William Gibson and Bruce Sterling, whose book The Difference Engine sets its tale in…
Darwin's Dangerous Idea
WHEN I WAS A SCHOOLBOY, MY FRIEND and I used to amuse ourselves with fantasies about an imaginary chemical we called universal acid. I have no idea whether we invented it or inherited it, along with…
Cyberspace/Cyberbodies/Cyberpunk: Cultures of Technological Embodiment
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Artificial life meets entertainment: lifelike autonomous agents
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Cyborgs at Large: Interview with Donna Haraway
Andrew Ross: Many people from different audiences and disciplines came to your work through "A Manifesto for Cyborgs," which has become a cult text since its appearance in Socialist Review in 1985.…
Creation: Life and How to Make It
From the Publisher: Working mostly alone, almost single-handedly writing 250,000 lines of computer code, Steve Grand produced Creatures, a revolutionary computer game that allowed players to create…
Artificial Life as Philosophy
- PhilosophyArtificial Life
Artificial Life research is the creation of prosthetically controlled thought experiments of indefinite complexity, a great way of confirming or disconfirming many of the intuitions or hunches that otherwise have to pass as data for the sorts of conceptual investigations that define the subject matter of philosophy.
Artificial knowing: gender and the thinking machine
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