Abstract: Kathryn Strong Hansen will talk about the ways that fiction serves as a useful springboard to ethical reflection on AI issues by explaining her Tracks course on the same subject. In addition, she will point out some of fiction's other benefits for those in scientific and technical fields.
About the speaker
Kathryn Strong Hansen is a senior lecturer in language and communication at the Department for Communication and Learning in Science at Chalmers University of Technology. She has a Ph.D. in English literature from the University of Southern California. Her research ranges from pedagogical explorations of the ways that the study of fiction is beneficial in the teaching of science and technology to literary analysis of young adult literature.
17 November, 2020, 13:15
17 November, 2020, 14:15