Francesca Ferrando

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About Francesca Ferrando

Francesca Ferrando, Ph.D in Philosophy, M.A. in Gender Studies, is a philosopher of the posthuman; she teaches Philosophy at NYU, Program of Liberal Studies. Dr. Ferrando has published extensively on the topic of Post- and Transhumanism, she was awarded the Philosophical Prize "Vittorio Sainati" with the Acknowledgment of the President of Italy; her book “Philosophical Posthumanism and its Others” is coming out in English by Bloomsbury Publishing. In the history of TED talks, Dr. Ferrando was the first speaker to lecture on the subject of the posthuman. US magazine “ORIGIN” named her one of the 100 Top Creatives making change in the world. She is one of the founders of the NY Posthuman Research Group. For more info:www.theposthuman.org