The Face in the Mirror: a transhuman identity crisis (Reflections) | Kindle Edition
What does it mean to be human?Imagine you're in a tragic accident.You expect to die!Instead, you awaken in a body that is not yours.Not even your own species.Not even your own gender.In a desperate attempt to save your life your brain has been transplanted into the only body available, the body of a genetically engineered slave.Everyone is quick to assure you that you are still "legally human," but you know that when any stranger sees you they see property or perhaps a Frankenstenian abomination.It is a transformation that causes Todd Herschel to reevaluate his sense of self, his gender identity her sexual orientation, and how humanity relates to its biological creations.If your brain is in a new body, whose soul do you have?Also available in paperback from Amazon and most other book retailers (may require a special order in brick and mortar stores).
When everyone doubts your humanity, can you hang on to being humane?
The sequel to The Face in the Mirror: a transhuman identity crisis.
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