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Mike LaTorra

Mike LaTorra writes and teaches in Las Cruces, New Mexico, USA. He is author of A Warrior Blends with Life: A Modern Tao. He serves on the Board of Directors of the IEET.




Blog

Books
Automation and Utopia: Human Flourishing in a World Without Work by John Danaher (2019)

Artificial You: AI and the Future of Your Mind by Susan Schneider (2019)

Pourquoi le transhumanisme? by Alexandre Technoprog (2018)

Still Think Robots Can’t Do Your Job?: Essays on Automation and Technological Unemployment by Riccardo Campa (2018)

Longevity Promotion: Multidisciplinary Perspectives by Illia Stambler (2017)

Articles
"Short story: The Last Words of the Hero of the Heatwave Wars"   Adversarial Metanoia  (Oct 16, 2019)

"Short story: The Everett Arbitrage"   Adversarial Metanoia  (Oct 13, 2019)

"#63 - Reagle on the Ethics of Life Hacking"   Philosophical Disquisitions  (Sep 30, 2019)

"#62 - Häggström on AI Motivations and Risk Denialism"   Philosophical Disquisitions  (Sep 24, 2019)

"#61 - Yampolskiy on Machine Consciousness and AI Welfare"   Philosophical Disquisitions  (Sep 17, 2019)

"« LE NEUROLOGUE QUI A « HACKÉ » SON CERVEAU ET A FAILLI PERDRE LA TÊTE »"   Association Francaise Transhumaniste - Technoprog  (Sep 15, 2019)

"From Transcendental Dopes to Transhumanists: Prolegomena to a Futurist Take on the History and Philosophy of Science"   Social Epistemology Review and Reply Collective  (Sep 12, 2019)

"#60 - Véliz on How to Improve Online Speech with Pseudonymity"   Philosophical Disquisitions  (Sep 10, 2019)

"#59 - Torres on Existential Risk, Omnicidal Agents and Superintelligence"   Philosophical Disquisitions  (Sep 3, 2019)

"Comparaison rapport Touraine/ volonté AFT/ projet de loi de bioéthique"   Association Francaise Transhumaniste - Technoprog  (Sep 1, 2019)

"#58 - Neely on Augmented Reality, Ethics and Property Rights"   Philosophical Disquisitions  (Aug 30, 2019)

"Appel de Zarmina"   Association Francaise Transhumaniste - Technoprog  (Aug 29, 2019)

"The Stream of Consciousness and Personal Identity"   keithwiley.com  (Aug 27, 2019)

"Régulation française et internationale en matière de thérapie génique"   Association Francaise Transhumaniste - Technoprog  (Aug 15, 2019)

"Reflections on the (Real Possibility) of the End of the World"   Reason and Meaning  (Aug 8, 2019)

"Pan-genomics! Let’s get real-world here. Graphs are just the start."   Ethical Technology  (Aug 3, 2019)

"Quel est le rôle du comité d’experts sur le génome humain de l’OMS"   Association Francaise Transhumaniste - Technoprog  (Aug 1, 2019)

"Découvrez la revue Brainstorm (par ThinkH+)"   Association Francaise Transhumaniste - Technoprog  (Jul 29, 2019)

"Beyond Humanism: Emerging Technologies and African Futures"   Beyond Humanism Conference  (Jul 15, 2019)

"Les 9 causes biologiques du vieillissement en vidéo"   Association Francaise Transhumaniste - Technoprog  (Jul 15, 2019)

Upcoming Appearances
Call for Papers—American Academy of Religion Human Enhancement and Transhumanism Unit ( - Nov 23, 2019)

Art Biennale in Venice ( - Oct 20, 2019)

Recent Multimedia
#57 - Sorgner on Nietzschean Transhumanism   2019-04-28

#56 - Turner on Rules for Robots   2019-04-21

#55 - Baum on the Long-Term Future of Human Civilisation   2019-04-14

Episode #54 - Sebo on the Moral Problem of Other Minds   2019-04-04

Episode #51 - Moen on the Unabomber’s Ethics   2019-03-28

News
IEET Fellow Stefan Sorgner’s Talk on Posthuman Music (Oct 16, 2019)

IEET affiliate scholar Steve Fuller’s Talk at Royal Society of London (Oct 16, 2019)

Kick-off evening with Sven Helbig and Stefan Lorenz Sorgner (Sep 26, 2019)

Automation and Utopia is Now Available! (Sep 26, 2019)

IEET Fellow Stefan Sorgner’s Invited APA Article on Transhumanism (May 29, 2019)

Past Appearances
11th Beyond Humanism Conference ( - Jul 09, 2019)

9th International Colloquium on the Philosophy of Technology (Buenos Aires, Argentina. - Nov 20, 2018)

Sorgner @ Future of the Humanities (Ewha Womans University, Seoul - Nov 16, 2018)

Transvision Madrid (Madrid, Spain - Oct 19, 2018)

24th World Congress of Philosophy (Qinhuangdao , Hebei province, China - Aug 09, 2018)