A Final Paper Written by a Bot

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a robot, an intellectual powerhouse, the next generation of scholar

I fed a bot papers about

  • the childhood of the Buddha (my capstone)
  • the Finnish Great Depression
  • an anthropological analysis of how first-year college students do laundry
  • uh, psychology
  • Claudia Rankine
  • Othello
  • David Foster Wallace and Cormac McCarthy
  • Irish beer, literally

and just mashed around until something came out. Below is a five-paragraph essay written by a bot (and me)

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Do it … this afternoon: The Tragical History of Doctor Faustus

You, too, can sell your soul!

You may have seen posters for the Brave Potato production of Christopher Marlowe’s The Tragical History of Doctor Faustus around campus over the past few weeks, or possibly the adjacent NightCAPS posters. But what’s cooler than watching a play about selling your soul being put on in a graveyard? Très creepy.

Details and performance times after the break.

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