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Eugene Thacker

Eugene Thacker is Assistant Professor in the School of Literature, Communication, and Culture at the Georgia Institute of Technology.

Titles by This Author

Biotechnology, Politics, and Culture

In the age of global biotechnology, DNA can exist as biological material in a test tube, as a sequence in a computer database, and as economically valuable information in a patent. In The Global Genome, Eugene Thacker asks us to consider the relationship of these three entities and argues that —by their existence and their interrelationships—they are fundamentally redefining the notion of biological life itself.