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The College Commons Event Series

 

The Human-Animal Divide

September 10, 2010: Animals Make Us Human

September 21, 2010: What Is It Like To Be a Bat?

October 7, 2010: Artists and Scientists Consider Becoming Animal

November 16, 2010: Thinking With/As Animals

November 29, 2010: What Is It Like To Be Kung Fu Panda?

 

Humans, Robots, and War

September 23, 2010: When “Johnny” Is a Robot

November 9, 2010: Robotics: What We Have, and What Is Possible?

February 15, 2011: Digitizing the Laws of War

April 7, 2011: Robotics, Warfare and Humanity

 

The Infrastructural Human

October 19, 2010: The Infrastructural Human: Food Circuits

February 22, 2011: The Infrastructural Human: In Transit

 

Humans and Death

October 22, 2010: Are Celebrities Mortal?

October 23, 2010: Dead Hollywood: The Tour

 

Humans and Disasters

November 18, 2010: Paris Under Water

November 30, 2010: Paradises Built In Hell: Natural Disasters and Social Possibilities

 

The Nobel Prize

October 21, 2010: The 2010 Nobel Awards: Who/What/Why, Part I

October 26, 2010: The 2010 Nobel Awards: Who/What/Why, Part II