"WINNER" Visionary Fiction - foreign ebook Awards
Zoltan Istvan is the founding father of political association the "Transhumanist Party" and is its 2016 US presidential candidate.
Leading futurist, thinker, and previous nationwide Geographic journalist Zoltan Istvan offers his award-winning, bestselling visionary novel, The Transhumanist Wager, as a seminal assertion of our times.
His philosophical mystery has been known as "revolutionary," "life-changing," and "a masterpiece" by way of readers, students, and critics. the unconventional debuts a difficult unique philosophy, which rebuffs glossy civilization by means of inviting the top of the human species--and pointing out the onset of anything greater.
Set at present, the unconventional tells the tale of transhumanist Jethro Knights and his unwavering quest for immortality through technological know-how and know-how. scuffling with opposed to him are fanatical spiritual teams, economically depressed governments, and mystic Zoe Bach: a stunning trauma health care provider and the affection of his lifestyles, whose trust in spirituality and the afterlife is absolute. Exiled from the USA and reeling from own tragedy, Knights forges a brand new kingdom of keen scientists at the world's biggest seastead, Transhumania. while the realm proclaims struggle opposed to the floating libertarian urban, tough an finish to its renegade and godless transhuman experiments and objectives, Knights moves again, leaving the planet endlessly changed.