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Chasing Shadows: Visions of Our Coming Transparent World
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Enframing the Flesh: Heidegger, Transhumanism, and the Body as “Standing Reserve”

Moral Enhancement and Political Realism

Intelligent Technologies and Lost Life



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Kristi Scott

Kristi Scott M.A. is an IEET Affiliate Scholar. Her work centers on the way popular culture presents issues of identity, body modification, cosmetic surgery, and emerging technologies. She has been a freelance writer since 2003 writing for a variety of magazines over the years, most recently as a writer and copy-editor for h+ magazine.

Kristi served as an intern, writer/blogger, volunteer, teaching assistant and coordinator for the IEET beginning in 2007, and also as a reviewer, copy-editor, and layout editor for the Journal of Evolution and Technology.

She was elected to the Board of Directors of Humanity+ in 2010, and is a member of the American Society of Bioethics and Humanities and the Futurist Board of the Lifeboat Foundation, a reviewer for the Journal of Virtual Worlds Research, an invited member of the Judging Panel for the 2008 Udo Schuklenk Bioethics Essay Competition in Nigeria, and a contributor and blogger for the Women’s Bioethics Project.



Blog


Care to Elaborate...

Introductory thoughts on Posthumanism and Beauty or Posthuman Beauty

Body parts get options: which one will you choose?

Pandora’s Box gets bleached, tightened & a mint for good measure

Women and Posthumanity: The future looks large and sexy

Examining Free Reign over Vacant Eyes



Articles


"Where are all the Techno-Progressive Moms?  busy raising the future"   Ethical Technology  Jun 27, 2012

"Transhumanism and Neurophilosophy"   Ethical Technology  Sep 14, 2011

"Emerging Threats and Challenges, Bible-Style"   Ethical Technology  Jul 24, 2011

"Transhumanism vs. /and Posthumanism"   Ethical Technology  Jul 14, 2011

"Human enhancement technologies are nothing new: It’s what humans do"   Ethical Technology  Apr 7, 2011


Recent Multimedia


Seeing the Future in a Robot’s Face pt2   2011-07-06

Seeing the Future in a Robot’s Face pt1   2011-07-05

Constructing the Future through the Cinematic Lens of Dystopic Science Fiction Futures   2010-02-01

Truth-telling and Plastic Surgery   2009-08-08

First set of IHEU-IEET conference talks online   2007-05-22


News


IEET appoints Scott as Program Director (Apr 12, 2010)

Congrats to Kristi and Natasha (Jan 19, 2010)

IEETers step down from and up to the Humanity+ Board (Jan 08, 2010)

IEET folks in latest h+ magazine (Sep 14, 2009)

Treder, Goertzel, Scott in Summer Issue of h+ Magazine (Jun 03, 2009)


Past Appearances


Kristi Scott @ STGlobal’s 11th Annual Conference (Washington, DC - Apr 15, 2011)

Biopolitics of Popular Culture Seminar (EON Reality, Irvine, CA, USA - Dec 04, 2009)

Kristi @ Cybercultures: Exploring Critical Issues (Salzburg, Austria - Mar 13, 2009)

Kristi Scott @ Visions of the Human in Cyberculture, Cyberspace and Science Fiction (Oxford UK - Jul 01, 2008)

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