Aesthetics for Birds

Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art for Everyone

October 9, 2017
by Aesthetics for Birds

Blade Runner: Catnip for Philosophers

Descartes and Deckard. “I think, therefore I am.” Sophisticated artificial intelligence. Real memories and implanted memories. Humanity and personhood (and androidhood?). Philosophers can’t resist the bait Blade Runner lays out for them.