All Times are Eastern Time
This is the academic session of the God Seminar. Some technical language will be in use. You are invited to review David Galston's Westar Blog (www.westarinstitute.org/blog) and to visit a review of Jeanine Thweatt-Bates' work online (traversingtradition.com/tag/jeanine-thweatt-bates)
This is a single, $15.00, event. The recording will be paused during the break.
Cyborg Selves: Theological Anthropology of the Posthuman
Presenter: Jeanine Thweatt-Bates
Respondent: John Caputo
Author of "Cyborg Selves" Jeanine Thweatt-Bates will summarize of her book and sketch out thoughts hinted at but undeveloped about the post-human and trans-human question. John Caputo and Petra Carlsson will provide critical feedback to lead the open discussion.
2:30 - 2:45 Break
The Human Future: Post-Humanism vs. Trans-Humanism
Presenters: Jeanine Thweatt-Bates and John Caputo
This session will pick up where Session One leaves off to draw the contours of what is at stake for human future in terms of post-humanism and trans-humanism. This session aims to come to a voting resolution that will guide future seminar work.