057: Posthumanism in French and Francophone Science Fiction

1:45 PM–3:00 PM Thursday, Jan 3, 2019 (US - Central)

Sheraton Grand - Ohio

Session Information


1: Of Ants and Men: The Posthumanism of Raymond de Rienzi’s Les formiciens

Herve Picherit, U of Texas, Austin

2: A Critique of the Posthumanist Ideology in Alain Damasio’s novel La horde du contrevent

Emmanuel Buzay, U of Massachusetts, Amherst

3: Posthuman Paris in Contemporary French Science Fiction

Henri-Simon Blanc-Hoang, Defense Language Inst.

4: Posthuman Hybrids and Community in Contemporary French Dystopian Fiction

Sophie Brunau-Zaragoza, Brown U

Related Material: For related material, write to ebuzay@umass.edu