#291: Medieval Automata and Cathartic Objects: Modern Robots Inspired by History, with Michal Luria July 22, 2019

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Michal Luria discusses her research into medieval robots and cathartic objects for emotional release.



In this episode, Lauren Klein interviews Michal Luria, a PhD candidate in the Human-Computer Interaction Institute at Carnegie Mellon University, about research that explores the boundaries of Human-Robot Interaction. Michal draws inspiration from the Medieval Times for her project to test how historical automata can inform modern robotics. She also discusses her work with cathartic objects to support emotional release.

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