Public Engagement

"When I dare to be powerful, to use my strength in the service of my vision,

then it becomes less and less important whether I am afraid." ~ Audre Lorde 

 

Public Talks

 February 2017. “Liberals Own Up: Diagnosing Our Intellectual Role in Producing Post- Truth Politics. Philosophy, Trump, and American Politics, University of Pennsylvania.

February 2017. “Liberals Own Up: Diagnosing Our Intellectual Role in Producing Post- Truth Politics. Philosophy, Trump, and American Politics, University of Pennsylvania.

 January 2017. “Why Our Robots Are So Stupid and How to Fix Them A Night of Philosophy, Brooklyn Public Library.

January 2017. “Why Our Robots Are So Stupid and How to Fix Them A Night of Philosophy, Brooklyn Public Library.


April 2016. Penn SAS 60-Second Lecture: What Comes First: Exploring In Virtue of Relationships for the Mind.

 

Radio Interviews

August 2017. "Robot Dogs Dream of Consciousness,'' The Philosopher's Zone, Australian Broadcasting Corporation, first segment.

May 2017. Interview with Barry Daniel from the Middle Way Society. “The MWS Podcast 120: Lisa Miracchi on Yoga and Philosophy".

 

Articles featuring my work

AI/ Robotics

July 30, 2016. Olivia Goldhill, “The Race to Make Conscious Robots Is Putting the Single Greatest Question About Humanity to the Test,” Quartz.

June 19, 2016. Olivia Goldhill, “Science Can’t Totally Explain Consciousness, and It Never Will,” Quartz.

March 3, 2016. Michele Berger, “Penn philosopher sheds new light on robots, artificial intelligence,” Penn Current.

 

Yoga

March 19, 2017. Olivia Goldhill, “Yoga Is Philosophy in Physical Form, Says a Philosophy of Mind Professor," Quartz.