Readings for the Bioethics Discussion Group, Year 4 (2020 – 2021)

The theory of mind. A discussion on what we think others think.

September 15, 2020, 7PM, 2185 LBME


Artificial intelligence. A discussion on what we know machines know.

September 29, 2020, 7PM, 2185 LBME


Artificial parts. A discussion on what is replaceable.

October 13, 2020, 7PM, 2185 LBME


Dia de los Muertos. A discussion on the celebration of the living and the dead.

October 27, 2020, 7PM, 2185 LBME


Democracy. A discussion we will choose to have.

November 10, 2020, 7PM, 2185 LBME


The coming administration. A discussion on our (new?) government.

November 24, 2020, 7PM, 2185 LBME


Annihilation. A discussion on our obliteration.

December 8, 2020, 7PM, 2185 LBME


The madness of crowds. A discussion on popular delusions.

January 12, 2021, 7PM, 2185 LBME


Population control. A discussion on limiting ourselves.

January 26, 2021, 7PM, 2185 LBME


Sex. A discussion on what we do.

February 9, 2021, 7PM, 2185 LBME


Artificial life. A discussion on new forms.

February, 23, 2021, 7PM, 2185 LBME


Infection. A discussion spreading to others.

March 9, 2021, 7PM, 2186 LBME


Accidents. A discussion we were not meant to have.

March 23, 7PM, 2185 LBME


Virtual reality. A discussion like any other?

April 6, 2021, 7PM, 2185 LBME


Abdication. A discussion on our renunciation.

April 20, 2021, 7PM, 2185 LBME