01:070:161 Anthropology of Robots and Artificial Intelligence

1.5 credits

Course Description: Anthropological approach to robotics, artificial intelligence, artificial life, and cyborgs; concurrent exploration of anthropological methods and theory, ideas about kinship, personhood, gender, class, race, religion, and ‘culture’



Departmental Chair
Ryne Palombit
Email - Ryne Palombit
Fall 21 Office Hrs.

Monday 5:30-6:30 pm, virtual
Wednesday 5:30-6:30 pm, virtual

Undergraduate Director
Robert S. Scott
Email - Robert S. Scott
Office Hours: virtual, by arrangement

Undergraduate Assistant
Maydelle Romero
Email - Maydelle Romero
Available by email M-F 9-5