Over the 2017-2018 academic year, Boston University’s philosophy and communication departments ran a series of Mellon Sawyer Seminars about the intersection of philosophy and emerging computational technologies.  (the author of this post was a Fellow on the project.)  Topics examined included big data and philosophy of science, the ethics of algorithms, and ‘human plasticity’ in relation to human-machine interfaces.

For all the details, go to https://www.mellonphilemerge.com/

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