Human Community and Perpetual Contact

Starts:
10:15 am on Wednesday, April 10, 2019
Ends:
5:00 pm on Wednesday, April 10, 2019
URL:
http://sites.bu.edu/emsconf/
Register:
http://sites.bu.edu/emsconf/
Address:
River/Castle Rooms
Room:
213 Bay State Rd
Contact Organization:
Emerging Media Studies
Contact Name:
Katie Schiepers
Contact Phone:
6173537733
Fees:
free
Audience:
public
Deadline:
4/10/2019
How does the increased prevalence of algorithmically-informed communication technologies influence us as humans? How do we share and receive information in the smart home? What are the implications for social and domestic relationships? What role should philosophy and other humanistic disciplines play in understanding these phenomena? Expert scholars will contribute to a lively discussion, interrogating implications of our current algorithmic culture.