Inbetween the bicameralist monks, the micro-managed tornadoes and zombie snakes – there’s room for some classic topics of science fiction, too. Watts delivers buckets of lovely transhuman juju.
“Then transcendence is out of reach. For our brains, anyway.”
Lianna shrugged. “Change your brain.”
“Then it’s not your brain anymore. It’s something else. You’re something else.”
“That’s kinda the point. Transcendence is transformation.”
He shook his head, unconvinced. “Sounds more like suicide to me.”