Exhibition Detail

Osman Khan: Scheherazade 2.0 (prototype)

Scheherazade 2.0 (prototype)

Osman Khan

An A.I. storyteller, the machine learning algorithms behind this system are trained not only on folk and fairytales from the Muslim world but also crowd-sourced contemporary stories from the local Muslim community, weaving myths of yesterday with the heroes of today generating infinitely new narratives for tomorrow.

Image: Rendering, courtesy of the artist

Website: Osman Khan

On view at Shapiro Undergraduate Library (First Floor, College & Career Collection)

This work is featured as part of Bookmarks: Speculating the Futures of the Book and Library, an exhibition of site-specific installations, performances, interventions, and events in U-M libraries, curated by Stamps Dean Guna Nadarajan in partnership with the University of Michigan Library.