What Frankenstein's creature can really tell us about AI - Eileen Hunt Botting | Aeon Essays
Kaylene Kau

Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley's 200-year-old creature is more alive than ever. In his new role as the bogeyman of artificial intelligence (AI), 'the monster' made by Victor Frankenstein is all over the internet. The British literary critic Frances Wilson even called him 'the world's most rewarding metaphor'.