Stefan Lorenz Sorgner


John Cabot University in Rome


Stefan Lorenz Sorgner teaches philosophy at John Cabot University in Rome and is director and co-founder of the Beyond Humanism Network, Fellow at the Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies (IEET), Research Fellow at the Ewha Institute for the Humanities at Ewha Womans University in Seoul and Visiting Fellow at the Ethics Centre of the Friedrich-Schiller-University in Jena. He is author and editor of more than 10 books, e.g. Menschenwürde nach Nietzsche (WBG 2010), Transhumanismus (Herder 2016). In addition, he is Editor-in-Chief and Founding Editor of the “Journal of Posthuman Studies” (a double-blind peer review journal forthcoming with Penn State University Press in 2017). Furthermore, he is in great demand as a speaker in all parts of the world (e.g. TEDx; World Humanities Forum) and a regular contact person of national and international journalists and media representatives (e.g. Die Zeit).


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Other selected publications

  • Metaphysics without TruthMarquette University Press, 2007
  • Menschenwürde nach NietzscheWBG, 2010
  • TranshumanismusHerder, 2016