In collaboration with Wilkinson’s Interdisciplinary Series, Interstices 2018: Beyond Human, the Leatherby Library invites you to participate in a book club on The Positronic Man by Isaac Asimov and Robert Silverberg. Join us as we celebrate the 25th anniversary of this novel by discussing the work of these seminal science fiction writers to examine the relationships between robots and humans.
Meeting Dates and Time:
- Thursday, Feb. 1, 12-1 p.m., Center for American War Letters, Leatherby Libraries, Lower Level
- Thursday, Feb. 8, 5-6 p.m., Center for American War Letters, Leatherby Libraries, Lower Level
Space is limited. To register for a meeting date, contact Esther Shin at firstname.lastname@example.org or (714) 532-6027. For those who are unable to attend these discussions in person, virtual streaming will be available through Adobe Connect.
Book Club Bonus:
Book club participants will have the option of reserved seating at the event Beyond Human: Emotion and AI, featuring co-creator of Westworld, February 13, 2018 in Memorial Hall at 7 p.m.