Under Whose AI?

Sunday, January 26, 1:30 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Filmmaker Lodge, 550 Main St. (2nd floor)
Open to Festival credential holders

Artificial intelligence “learns” from data humans generate—every click, photo, text, post, swipe, and like. Invisible data-selves shadow us, and the consequences are unknown. Pioneering media artist and filmmaker Lynn Hershman Leeson (The Electronic Diaries of Lynn Hershman Leeson) is joined by MIT computer scientist Joy Buolamwini, featured in Coded Bias, to explore machine learning and the future it predicts, the possibility of algorithmic justice, and ways to subvert what Buolamwini calls the “coded gaze.” In conversation with The Atlantic’s executive editor Adrienne LaFrance.


Lynn Hershman Leeson
Joy Buolamwini
Adrienne LaFrance
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