Posthuman Studies: The Journey from Humanism to Posthumanism

FLL organized an international symposium on “Posthuman Studies: The Journey from Humanism to Posthumanism” on the 27th of September, 2022. In the recent decade, Posthuman studies have gained a great deal of attention on the national and well as the international level. The symposium pondered on the big question about “where humanities lie in the neo-normal post-modern world”. The guest speakers were invited not only from Pakistan but across the borders.

Event’s Title: Posthuman Studies: The Journey from Humanism to Posthumanism.
Contents Included:

  • Post Humanism – A general thought
  •  Post Humanism and Humanism
  • Post Humanism in Post Modern Era
  • The future of Humanity in Post Human World
  • Prospects of Research on Post Humanism
    Learning Outcomes:
    The participants were able to:
  • Develop understanding regarding posthumanism through opening address at the symposium
  • Understand the significance of Post Humanism in modern world through
  • acquire ideas for quality research concerning Post Human studies in Pakistan.

Organizers of the Event: Areeba Tayyab, Kashifa Khalid, Syeda Saba Zahra, Ayesha Khan, Rana Nohaiz Mehmood, Tayyaba Bint E Mehmood, Fatima Urooj, Muhammad Tayyab

Venue: Webinar Hall, C Building, UCP

Date: 27th September, 2022

Timings: 3:00 PM-5:00 PM

Attendees: Faculty members and students from Faculty of Languages and Literature (FLL)

No. of Attendees: Around 100