How Blade Runner 2049 Prepares Us To Welcome Robots For Real


Publication Title
The Conversation
Publication Date
October 6 2017
Creators/Contributors
Victoria Lorrimar (creator)
Michael Burdett (creator)
Philip K. Dick (contributor)
Masahiro Mori (contributor)
Media Type
Journal Article
Persuasive Intent
Information
Description
Using both the original Blade Runner and the new Blade Runner 2049, the authors explore how we as humans can learn to empathize with robots and overcome the "uncanny" nature of something that looks almost human.
HCI Platform
Other
Location on Body
Not On The Body
Augments
Empathizing
Marketing Keywords
Blade Runner, Blade Runner 2049
Source
https://theconversation.com/how-blade-runner-2049-prepares-us-to-welcome-robots-for-real-85050

Related Collections
Humanoid Robots
How to cite this entry
Victoria Lorrimar, Michael Burdett. (October 6 2017). "How Blade Runner 2049 Prepares Us To Welcome Robots For Real". The Conversation. The Conversation. Fabric of Digital Life. https://fabricofdigitallife.com/index.php/Detail/objects/2590