Dartmouth Contests Showcase Computer-Generated Creativity [NY Times]Posted by mcasey on Monday, 6 July 2015
Can an algorithm pass for an author? Can a robot rock the house? A series of contests at Dartmouth College is about to find out. Dartmouth is seeking artificial intelligence algorithms that create "human-quality" short stories, sonnets and dance music sets that will be pitted against human-produced literature, poetry and music selections. The judges won't know which is which.