Posts Tagged ‘Cyborg Manifesto’

A book review. He said, ” I have so far abstained from sex. I have never had a girlfriend.”.  “you’re saving yourself for the sexbots?”. He nodded slowly, shrewdly raising his eyebrow. You bet your ass he was saving himself for the sexbots. Chickens, so I was told by a paleontologist once, see chickens as […]

A Review of the book “Simians, Cyborgs and Women”, (1991) Donna Haraway’s claim to fame must be the essay “A Cyborg Manifesto (…)”. It isn’t an accident that this title brings about associations with Robocop and Bladerunner…; it was written in the same time frame. Nevertheless my guess is Haraway’s writing will prove to be […]