Posthumanism

ENGL A444
3.00 crs.

This course is a comparative media investigation of a variety of topics under the heading of posthumanism. Focusing on a selection of novels, film, and video games concerned with technological and/or biological augmentations, we will explore such questions as what does it mean to be human or is "human" even a meaningful category, what is the relationship between science and nurture, and what is the work of the humanities in a posthuman condition.

Course Prerequisite

ENGL T122 Critical Reading and Writing , Junior, Any of the prerequisites are accepted
ENGL A205 Writing about Texts , Junior, Any of the prerequisites are accepted

Course Cross-listing

Course Corequisite