An AI Rapper Perpetuated Racist Stereotypes, Showing How Tech Commodifies Culture
AI people are ahistorical. To give them a race, a culture, and a vocabulary that’s born out of a centuries-old history shows how AI tech can commodify human beings.
Rohitha Naraharisetty is a Senior Associate Editor at The Swaddle. She writes about the intersection of gender, caste, social movements, and pop culture. She can be found on Instagram at @rohitha_97 or on Twitter at @romimacaronii.