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David Gunkel, Northern Illinois University

Northern Illinois University
Distinguished Teaching Professor
David J. Gunkel is an award-winning educator and scholar, specializing in the ethics of new and emerging technology. He is the author of over 70 scholarly articles and has published nine books, including Thinking Otherwise: Philosophy, Communication, Technology (Purdue University Press, 2007), The Machine Question: Critical Perspectives on AI, Robots, and Ethics (MIT Press, 2012), Of Remixology: Ethics and Aesthetics After Remix (MIT Press, 2016), and Robot Rights (MIT Press, 2018). He has lectured and delivered award-winning papers throughout North and South America and Europe and is the founding co-editor of the International Journal of Žižek Studies and the Indiana University Press book series Digital Game Studies. He currently holds the position of Presidential Teaching Professor in the Department of Communication at Northern Illinois University. More info at http://gunkelweb.com