Thursday, January 27, 2011, 7–8 pm
Free and open to the public
"In 1999, the Wachowski brothers required the principal actors of The Matrix to read Kevin Kelly´s Out of Control: The New Biology of Machines, Social Systems, and the Economic World, in which the author analyzes similarities between the evolution of biological systems and artificial intelligence.
Join us as Kelly discusses his latest book,What Technology Wants, in which he attempts to demonstrate the same forces that have shaped life through the four billion years of its existence on Earth also drive the course and substance of technology." (Estee Stevens, CCA)