Jacklin Bloom provides an overview of the Summer 2023 Graduate Thesis symposia, and introduces the panelists. Damjan Jovanovic introduces the theme of generative AI.
At 24:28, Karel Klein discusses human/AI collaboration, “positioning AI as an external catalyst for creative expression, a mechanized muse.”
44:35, Casey Rehm frames AI as “intelligent agency”, stressing the contingent nature of the machines employed, interacting with a specific environment.
1:12:19, Elena Manferdini discusses bias in AI within the context of the technological transformation of identity, the body and communication.
1:27:13, Marcelyn Gow joins the panelists for a discussion of the issues raised by the presentations.