The Science and Science Fiction of Genetic Engineering and Life ExtensionDate: Saturday, October 15, 2016Time: 7:30 pm
An Evening with Jamie Metzl
Join us for a special conversation with acclaimed Jewish author Jamie Metzl. His newest book, Eternal Sonata, imagines a future global struggle to control the science of human life extension. Futurist Ray Kurzweil calls the book “brilliant,” and bestselling author August Cole calls Metzl “the first great thriller writer of the genetics age.”
Jamie Metzl is a Senior Fellow of the Atlantic Council, novelist, blogger, syndicated columnist, media commentator, and expert in Asian affairs and biotechnology policy. He appears regularly on national and international media discussing Asian economic and political issues. His syndicated columns and other writing on Asian affairs, genetics, virtual reality, and other topics are featured regularly in publications around the world.