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Claire Colebrook
Professor of English, Pennsylvania State University

Claire Colebrook is Edwin Erle Sparks professor of English, philosophy, and women’s, gender and sexuality studies at Pennsylvania State University. Her latest book is Death of the Posthuman: Essays on Extinction (2015).

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Essay/Meaning & the Good Life
End-times for humanity

Humanity is more technologically powerful than ever before, and yet we feel ourselves to be increasingly fragile. Why?

Claire Colebrook