The Role of Literary Studies in Biotechnology Debates

Prophets of the Posthuman: American Fiction, Biotechnology, and the Ethics of Personhood -- By Christina Bieber Lake

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Brave New World and Frankenstein have long been recognized as “prophetic” in their treatment of technological ethical dilemmas. In Prophets of the Posthuman, Christina Bieber Lake moves the discussion beyond them to a wider array of American novels and short stories that question the motivations behind the quest for human enhancement in an advanced technological […]


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