Dustin A. Abnet & John B. Kachuba

October 25, 2020

Our guest tonight is DUSTIN A. ABNET, assistant professor of American studies at California State University, Fullerton. His new book looks at how concepts of automatons, robots, and androids are conceptually linked with critical questions in American culture: THE AMERICAN ROBOT: A CULTURAL HISTORY.

 

“Even a man who is pure of heart and says his prayers at night, can become a wolf, when the wolfbane blooms and the autumn moon is bright.” Tonight on Inquiry we talk with JOHN B. KACHUBA. He is a writer and Creative Writing instructor at Ohio University and his latest book is SHAPESHIFTERS: A HISTORY.




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