Forum: How To Make A More Tasteful Transgenic Human: A Discussion With Adam Zaretsky

January 20, 2018 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm America/New York Timezone

Can genetically modified babies be designed with superior aesthetics?  Is human gene editing making humans more efficient and glamorous or more glitchy and troubled?  What’s is like to grow up as a GMO person?  Can art prevent neteugenics?

Adam Zaretsky, Ph.D., a former researcher at the MIT Department of Biology, has been teaching an experimental bio-art class called VivoAts at San Francisco State and Rensselaer for the last decade.  Adam grew up in Woodstock.