Ian Lowrie

Ian Lowrie is a graduate student in anthropology at Rice University. His current project focuses on the changing relationship between industrial and academic data scientists in Moscow, and on how their collaboration is restructuring higher education in applied mathematics there. He also works as the book review editor for the journal Magic, Ritual, and Witchcraft, and as an associate editor for the CASTAC blog. When he isn’t in the field, he lives in Houston with his exceptionally wonderful fiancée and entirely too many cats.


CONTRIBUTOR ARTICLES

On Algorithmic Communism

In demanding something like fully automated luxury communism, Srnicek and Williams are ultimately asserting the rights of humanity as a whole to share in the spoils of capitalism....


Corporeal and Incorporeal Machines
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