Penguicon 2019 has ended
Back To Schedule
Sunday, May 5 • 11:00am - 12:00pm
Philosophic Analysis: Immortal Beings

Sign up or log in to save this to your schedule, view media, leave feedback and see who's attending!

Feedback form is now closed.
Why do many stories have immortal characters? This talk will explore immortality as a goal of our medical technology and as a premise for stories of fiction. How does immortality affect the immortal character? The other characters? How does it affect us? What are the gray lines of this motif?

Program Participants
avatar for ted preston

ted preston

Robotics Engineer
INTERESTS: - Anything logical or reasonable - The answers and the questions - What we know, as well as HOW we know what we know - Morality - Logic - Math - Science - Engineering - Science fiction as an exploration into the extremes of reality - Screw it, just about everything... Read More →

Sunday May 5, 2019 11:00am - 12:00pm EDT