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Curtis Carbonell

Dr. Curtis Carbonell

Dr. Curtis Carbonell

Assistant Professor, Department of Humanities and Social Sciences

Address: P.O.Box: 127788, Abu Dhabi, UAE

Telephone: +971-(0)2 5018481

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Dr. Carbonell is interested in the intersection of the sciences and the humanities, with a focus on how technology is changing what it means to be a human being.

  • Ph.D., Humanities, Florida State University (USA),
  • M.A., English Literature, Clemson University (USA)
  • B.A., English Literature, West Georgia State University (USA),
  • Literary Studies
  • Science Fiction Studies
  • Posthumanism Discourse
  • Transhumanism Discourse

Academia Profile

Anthology

  • Handbook of Posthumanism in Film and Television. Carbonell, Curtis D.; Hauskeller, Michael; Philbeck, Thomas (Eds.). New York and London: Palgrave, 2015.

Academic Articles

  • “Misreading Brave New World,” Extrapolation, February 2016
  • “Posthumanism in Film and TV.” Handbook of Posthumanism in Film and Television. Carbonell, Curtis D.; Hauskeller, Michael; Philbeck, Thomas D. (Eds.). New York and London: Palgrave, 2015.
  • “Contest of Tropes: Screened Posthuman Subjectivities.” Handbook of Posthumanism in Film and Television. New York and London: Palgrave, 2015.
  • "Brave New World" in: Ranisch, Robert & Sorgner, Stefan Lorenz (Eds.) 2013: Post- and Transhumanism: An Introduction (= Beyond Humanism: Trans- and Posthumanism. Vol. 1) . Frankfurt am Main et al.: Peter Lang.
  • "Intelligent Design Creationism and the Mechanisms of Postmodernity," Journal of Religion and Popular Culture  (23:3, Fall 2011).
  • "Wilson and Gould: the Engagement of the Sciences and the Humanities," Mediterranean Journal of Social Sciences, Vol.2 No.2, May 2011.
  • "Gould as a Third Culture Thinker: Revising Darwinism," Ecloga Online Journal, April, 2011.
  • "A Consilient Science and Humanities in Ian McEwan's Enduring Love," Comparative Literature and Culture, 12:3, Nov., 2010.