TOTW: Thoughts on anarcho-transhumanism
This week we are taking an introductory approach to exploring the ideas and practices behind anarcho-transhumanism.
How did you first hear about anarcho-transhumanism? Do you have a critique of or love letter to anarcho-transhumanism? What is your / the anarchist relationship to technology and specialization? Will it save us? Are there aspects of anarcho-transhumanism that are at odds with anarchism? On the other hand, are there aspects of anarcho-transhumanism that anarchists may find appealing and of interest? What does an anarcho-transhumanist life project look like? What are some representations of anarcho-transhumanism in popular culture?
Do you subscribe to the anarcho-transhumanist term? If so, perhaps you'd like to briefly share your journey in the comments below.
Some websites for a brief overview if curious to see current main ideas:
Anarchism & Transhumanism: Where the future = Liberation
Anarcho-Transhuman: A journal of radical possibility & striving
Transhumanism on Wikipedia