A virtual Jacques Lacan discusses about Artificial Intelligence

“In other words, the man who is born into existence deals first with language; this is a given. He is even caught in it before his birth.” (J. Lacan)   A virtual discussion with Jacques Lacan is a very hard task, above all when the main topic is Artificial Intelligence, a discipline that maybe he heard about but still too far from the world where he lived in. However, I believe that many concepts belonging to his theory are fundamental for any discipline that has to study the huge variety of human behaviors. Of course, this is a personal (and limited) reinterpretation that can make may psychoanalysts and philosophers smile, but I do believe in freedom of expression and all the constructive comments are welcome. But let’s begin our virtual discussion! PS: Someone hasn’t understood that this is a dialog where I wrote all utterances (believe it or not) and […]