Mind-reading, or mind-decrypting, is a prominent feature in many post-human scenarios, particularly the more science-fiction heavy postulates. From the symbols
Man’s superiority challenged – the second fall of man?
Edward Bulwer-Lytton’s “The Coming Race” tells the story of a wealthy traveler who by accident ends in a subterranean world
Humans, the ‘Other’ and Post-Human Ideas in The Coming Race
Edward Bulwer-Lytton’s narrator in The Coming Race (1871) comes into contact with another highly developed species of humanoids calling themselves
Towards the Other – Posthuman Utopia?
Fiction has always offered us a playfull ground for revisiting our civilization, and also for testing its possibilities, its directions
A vision of collective enlightenment
One of the most posthuman characteristics about the Ana-race, and the one I will focus on in this essay, is
Transcendence: A utopian or a dystopian view into a posthuman future?
Despite Herbrechter’s negation of “transcendence” (2013:3), the film Transcendence could still be an example of the posthuman concept. As a