4 episodes

What does “posthuman” mean? The human is in need of urgent redefinition. In the 21st century, in the era of radical bio-technologies and the anthropocene, are we still human? In this podcast, we interview leading voices on the topic of the posthuman. Philosophers, scholars, artists and scientists will give us different insights on the urgent topic of our evolving humanity.

Posthumans Francesca Ferrando, Julian Boilen

    • Philosophy

What does “posthuman” mean? The human is in need of urgent redefinition. In the 21st century, in the era of radical bio-technologies and the anthropocene, are we still human? In this podcast, we interview leading voices on the topic of the posthuman. Philosophers, scholars, artists and scientists will give us different insights on the urgent topic of our evolving humanity.

    Ben Zion, Transhumanist Presidential Candidate

    Ben Zion, Transhumanist Presidential Candidate

    Dr. Francesca Ferrando and Julian Boilen interview Ben Zion, Transhumanist Party nominee for President of the United States in 2020.
    Recorded at Princeton University (US), November 2019. ​

    Anders Sandberg, Near and Far Futures

    Anders Sandberg, Near and Far Futures

    Dr. Francesca Ferrando interviews Dr. Anders Sandberg (Future of Humanity Institute, Oxford University), UK.
    Recorded at Princeton University (US), November 2019. ​

    Aubrey de Grey, Radical Life Extension in the Posthuman Era

    Aubrey de Grey, Radical Life Extension in the Posthuman Era

    Dr. Francesca Ferrando interviews Dr. Aubrey De Grey (SENS Research Foundation), US.
    Recorded at Princeton University (US), November 2019. ​

    Welcome: What is Posthumanism?

    Welcome: What is Posthumanism?

    Welcome! What is Posthumanism and what does it mean to be Posthuman?
    Julian Boilen introduces the host of future episodes Dr. Francesca Ferrando as we cover the changing notion of the 'human', anthropocentrism, post-dualism, and living a posthuman life.

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