BB the Pet Robot
a lecture performance by Antigoni Tsagkaropoulou
Invited Lecturer: Anna-Maria Velentza
Phd Candidate in Human-Robot Interaction, Fulbright Scholar at Interaction Lab, USC
EDA, Broad Art Center, Room 1250
May 16th 2023
Performance starts: 6:00 pm
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Antigoni Tsagkaropoulou, together with invited lecturer Anna Maria Velentza, will deliver a lecture-performance that explores the affective components of technology, as well as the edges, limits, and ethics of socially assistive robots.
By deconstructing the traditional man/machine dichotomy, can we create a space that allows for intimacy, vulnerability and care? Is it acceptable to develop feelings for BB the Pet Robot?
Broad Art Center — Experimental Digital Arts, Room 1250
240 Charles E Young Drive North
Los Angeles, CA 90095