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Explore ‘posthumanism’ with the author who coined the term

Almost 20 years ago, Katherine Hayles published a landmark book called How We Became Posthuman. In this presentation, she'll sketch a history of the posthumanities from their beginnings in the cybernetics of the 1940s to their recent expansion through new cognitive technologies, and discuss the likeliest paths of their future development.

Where: Penn Museum Rainey Auditorium at 3260 South St. 19104

When: November 15, 2017 from 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

How much: Free with RSVP


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