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Posthumanist Philosopher, Technophile, and general over-thinker
Posthumanist Philosopher, Technophile, and general over-thinker

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Alas, Poor Jibo
I recently did a little check on Jibo to see how things were going with the launch of this "revolutionary" robot. I've been interested in Jibo since I first heard about it a few years ago, but then when Google and Amazon soon after came forward with a less-...
Alas, Poor Jibo
Alas, Poor Jibo
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Alas, Poor Jibo
I recently did a little check on Jibo to see how things were going with the launch of this "revolutionary" robot. I've been interested in Jibo since I first heard about it a few years ago, but then when Google and Amazon soon after came forward with a less-...
Alas, Poor Jibo
Alas, Poor Jibo
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Posthuman Determinism: Possibility through Boundaries
In my " Posthuman Topologies: Thinking Through The Hoard ," I end on a somewhat cryptic note about "posthuman determinism." In all honesty, that was one of those terms that just came out as I was writing that I hadn't thought about before. For me, it was a ...
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Research, Sabbaticals, and the Reality of Higher Ed
It has been quite a while since I've posted, and -- for once -- it's for a good reason. I've been working on some new research which is very timely and somewhat sensitive, in that I am hoping that it is the start to a new larger, hopefully book-length, piec...
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Two new entries in The Genealogy of the Posthuman
Two entries I wrote for Critical Posthumanism were just published in their Genealogy of the Posthuman . Posthuman Suffering (Posthuman) Topology I have to say, working with them was an absolute pleasure!
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Epilogue: Denial
I recently did a little check on Jibo to see how things were going with the launch of this "revolutionary" robot. I've been interested in Jibo since I first heard about it a few years ago, but then when Google and Amazon soon after came forward with a less-...
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Professional Milestones and Unexplored Territories: A Past-Due Update
I was a little shocked to realize that it has been this long since I updated  Posthuman Being . I do have a couple of things in the pipeline now that I'll be able to discuss when each moves out of the revision stage. I'm optimistic about one of the projects...
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Professional news: new journal article
FYI, my article, " Posthuman Trajectories: Cartesian Logic and Ethical Technoprogressivism " is now live at Word and Text . Here's the abstract: This article analyses the posthuman trajectories established in René Descartes’s 1637 A Discourse on the Method ...
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Artifacts of Loneliness and Connection
Students often ask me about what it takes to pursue an academic career. One specific question that comes regards research. "How do you find your subject matter?" For the students who seriously want to consider getting their Ph.D.s in a humanities-related fi...
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Suicide Squad: Over the Precipice of Dominance and Submission
Note: After suffering a little burnout this summer resulting from some research and revision, I needed a slight break from my regular subject matter. This entry is a departure from my usual posthuman, technology-related posts. It contains mature content and...
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