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Disability and the Posthuman: Bodies, Technology and Cultural Futures

Stuart Murray

Abstract

Disability and the Posthuman is the first study to analyse cultural representations and deployments of disability as they interact with posthumanist theories of technology and embodiment. Working across a wide range of texts, many new to critical enquiry, in contemporary writing, film and cultural practice from North America, Europe, the Middle East and Japan, it covers a diverse range of topics, including: contemporary cultural theory and aesthetics; design, engineering and gender; the visualisation of prosthetic technologies in the representation of war and conflict; and depictions of work, ... More

Keywords: Disability, Bodies, Posthumanism, Technology, Contemporary Literature, Contemporary Film

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2020 Print ISBN-13: 9781789621648
Published to Liverpool Scholarship Online: January 2021 DOI:10.3828/liverpool/9781789621648.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Stuart Murray, author