Donna Haraway  

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"The cyborg does not dream of community on the model of the organic family, this time without the oedipal project. The cyborg would not recognize the Garden of Eden; it is not made of mud and cannot dream of returning to dust."--"A Cyborg Manifesto" (1985) by Donna Haraway

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Donna Haraway (born September 6, 1944) is an American scholar, best-known for her essay A Cyborg Manifesto (1985) and Simians, Cyborgs, and Women (1991), the anthology it was collected in.


  • Haraway, D. The biological enterprise: sex, mind, and profit from human engineering to sociobiology. Radical History Review, 1979, 20, 206-237.
  • Haraway, D. Animal sociology and a natural economy of the body politic, part I: a political physiology of dominance. Signs, 1978, 4, 21-36.

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