Thinking A.I. through Rastus Robot, the Westinghouse Mechanical Slave

2017 Symposium

Simone Browne

2017 Symposium

July 10, 2017
Experts Workshop

Thinking A.I. through Rastus Robot, the Westinghouse Mechanical Slave

A lightning talk from the Bias & Inclusion session of the 2017 Experts Workshop given by Simone Brown (The University of Texas at Austin).

In this talk, Simone Browne looks at mechanization and racialization through the story of Westinghouse’s Mechanical Slave.

Topics
Bias & Inclusion