Re: "Post-humanism": The right term?

Damien Broderick (
Mon, 16 Aug 1999 12:15:48 +0000

At 06:51 PM 14/08/99 +0000, Nick wrote:

>"ultra-humanism" seems to mean almost exactly the same as
>transhumanism (though with somewhat tackier overtones IMHO)

Considerably tackier. I was reminded with a shudder of a nasty little line by the admirable sf critic John Clute, who spoke scornfully of obergruppenfuhrerlederhosenfabrikengesellschaft.

Damien Broderick