A society based on artificial happiness at the cost of freedom – this is the core of the vision of Aldous Huxley in his novel „Brave New World“ (1932).
In our time of virtual worlds, genetic engineering, artificial drugs and a worldwide electronic monitoring and cotrol the question rises: Has reality in the year 2014 gone beyond Huxley‘s visions for the year 2058?
Presentations, questions and answers by scientists and writers in
Science+Fiction Dialogue 2014
Saturday, May 17th 2014, 09.15 to 16.00
University of Basel
Concept and project management:
Margrith Raguth, Logos&Forum GmbH