Links of interest to those interested in philosophy…
- — more historically- and sociologically-informed analysis of philosophy from Joel Katzav (Queensland)
- — Evan Selinger (RIT) and Evan Greer (Fight for the Future) on the use of facial recognition technology at universities (plus an open letter you can sign from “academic faculty and staff who oppose the use of facial recognition on college campuses”)
- — Cheryl Misak (Toronto) & Steven Methven (Oxford) on the BBC’s Arts & Ideas, plus a discussion of philosophers & travel with Emily Thomas (Durham)
- — Ken Taylor submitted this essay on artificial intelligence to Boston Review a few weeks before he died
- — Nicolás Brando (Queen’s University Belfast) looks at the arguments
- — timely work from Nick Byrd (Florida State)
- — an in-depth interview with Kathleen Higgins (UT Austin) at What Is It Like To Be A Philosopher?
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