Amanda Lagerkvist is a media phenomenologist and a founder of existential media studies. She explores the existential dimensions of digitalization and automation focusing on death online, digital memory studies, biometrics and AI for Earth. Offering a state-of-the-art humanities approach to AI, her current work explores how living with automation can be conceived and how the digital-human vulnerabilities can be theorized.

Research Project: BioMe: Existential Challenges and Ethical Imperatives of Biometric AI in Everyday Lifeworlds