Read with Bruegel: Ways of being

The search for more-than-human intelligence.

Publishing date
04 October 2023

What can we learn from other forms of intelligence and personhood, and how can we change our societies to live more equitably with one another and the non-human world?

In this episode of Read with Bruegel series, Giuseppe Porcaro welcomes James Bridle to discuss his latest book ‘Ways of Being: Animals, Plants, Machines: The Search for a Planetary Intelligence.’

They discuss the effects of Artificial Intelligence and new technologies on our society, economics, politics and everyday life. They delve into the relationship human beings have with the other beings we share the planet with. They also discuss the contribution of art and of artistic practices and why we should build more bridges between artists, economists, and political scientists.

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