Stupidity: Human and Artificial

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In this brief commentary, I trace the ‘development’ of stupidity from human (individual and social) stupidity, via technologically and heteronomically facilitated stupidity, to the more recent human-artificial variant in an attempt to define the difference between human-artificial stupidity, ‘milintelligence’, and artificial intelligence.
Original languageEnglish
JournalMedia Theory
Publication statusPublished - 3 Mar 2022


  • stupidity
  • automation
  • AI
  • Durkheim
  • Stiegler
  • Malabou


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