[ExI] ASU Conference on Transhumanism, General Repudiation of Transhumanism: Part II

Jef Allbright jef at jefallbright.net
Tue Apr 29 21:11:18 UTC 2008

On 4/29/08, nvitamore at austin.rr.com <nvitamore at austin.rr.com> wrote:

> Hi Jef and friends,

Hi Natasha. Thanks for your quick response.

>  This is just a quick follow-up as I am out of my study but I wanted to
>  respond right away.
>  I was invited to attent the most recent lecture by Hava (Dr. T-Samuelson
>  (sp)) but I was not available.  She called me last week as a follow-up, but
>  I was unable to return her call.
>  I do know James Hughes has been involved in her project.  I agree with you
>  Jef that it is odd that more transhumanists are not invited by her to
>  participate in the lectures.  She told me she is not interested in a H+
>  interpretation of her project but is looking at H+ from the eyes of non
>  H+ers.

LOL.  "Importance of context, etc. ..."

> I am not entirely sure she has an adequant and fully informed view
>  of H+.

Well, as long as you're reasonably sure...  ;-)

By the way, I stand corrected on my assertion that WTA was totally
unrepresented.  I just saw Dr. J's email where he explicity thanked
John Grigg for "representing us at this meeting."

- Jef
[Back to work within my own domain of effective influence.]

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