Tuesday, December 12, 2017
"Strange Cognitions: SF and the Metanovum," Brian's Plenary Lecture for the Université de Montréal's Science Fiction Colloquium, argued for a new understanding of SF's relation to actually existing AIs. Throughout his talk, he compared fictional representations of artificial intelligence with actually existing AIs like "Rachel," which (who?) was...
Thursday, October 30, 2014
The Hyperlab at the Society for Utopian Studies 2014
Hyperlab members played an active role in organizing the 2014 Annual Meeting of the Society for Utopian Studies in Montreal last week. Sarah, Jenna, Adrien and Brian presented our work on a number of panels devoted to the Video Games and Animation, Immaterial Labour, and the Digital Humanities. We also gave a sneak preview...