ESP Biography


Major: Computer Science

College/Employer: Columbia University

Year of Graduation: Not available.

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Past Classes

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H31: The Perception of Existence within Sci-Fi in Splash Fall 2012 (Oct. 14, 2012)
Let's discuss the distinct interpretations of the concept of the conscious mind and conscious thinking within science fiction texts. We will consider, for example, philosophical approaches to robotics as manifestations of conscious existence, and we will consider the approaches taken by various sci-fi text to portray and define consciousness outside of the human scope. We will consider a wide range of science fiction works, such as those by Heinlein, Herbert and Asimov.