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Will AI Ever Write a Critically Acclaimed Novel?

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AI is starting to write and some of the copy reads quite well. Other writing is garbage. What’s the capability and limitation of writing by AI? Will AI ever write a novel that wins the Nobel Prize for Literature? Robert J. Marks and Dr. Selmer Bringsjord discuss creativity, artificial intelligence, and writing.

Show Notes

  • 00:37 | Introducing Selmer Bringsjord, Professor — Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI)
  • 01:15 | Will AI ever write creative prose?
  • 04:33 | The need for characters
  • 06:14 | The mechanics of writing and Proust
  • 08:04 | The complexity of language
  • 11:34 | AI and financial reports
  • 14:29 | Sports reporting
  • 17:40 | Paper generators (Sci-Gen, MathGen)
  • 18:42 | Recognizing AI generated content

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Will AI Ever Write a Critically Acclaimed Novel?