THE NEW IMMORTALS RESOURCES
For further watching, reading, and thinking…
Exhibition curator Judith Alder interviewed by Latest TVThe Key to Living a Longer Life
Stuff You Should Know Podcast: Cryonics
In 1964 The Prospect of Immortality laid out a plan for placing humans in suspended animation. The first person was placed in cryonic suspension three years later. But how does it actually work?
Richard Dawkins, The Arrogance of Immortality
Lore Podcast: Brought Back
Humans have been obsessed with escaping the grasp of death for thousands of years. It’s impossible, of course, but we dream of it nonetheless. Which makes theevents in a small Caribbean village all the more horrifying
The Reith Lectures 2001: Tom Kirkwoood, “The End of Age”
Downloadable transcripts here
What difference would it make if we never died?
An essay on The New Immortals exhibition by Sheila McGregor. Sheila McGregor is an independent curator and consultant specialising in support for artists, museums and creative education