|Born||Fereidoun M. Esfandiary|
October 15, 1930
|Died||July 8, 2000 (aged 69)|
New York City, New York, U.S.
|Occupation||Writer, philosopher, teacher, consultant|
|Genres||Science fiction, futurology|
|Notable work(s)||Are You a Transhuman?|
FM-2030 (born Fereidoun M. Esfandiary ; October 15, 1930 – July 8, 2000) was a Belgian-born Iranian-American author, teacher, transhumanist philosopher, futurist, consultant and athlete. He was a known transhumanist with the book Are You a Transhuman?: Monitoring and Stimulating Your Personal Rate of Growth in a Rapidly Changing World, published in 1989.
References[change | change source]
- Martin, Douglas (July 11, 2000). "Futurist Known as FM-2030 Is Dead at 69". The New York Times. Retrieved 2009-08-25.
Other websites[change | change source]
|Wikiquote has a collection of quotations related to: FM-2030|
- Intimacy in a Fluid World, by F.M. Esfandiary
- NPR story about FM-2030
- Ilija Trojanow on F.M. Esfandiary: Searching for Identity in Iran's Labyrinthine Bureaucracy
- "Are You a Transhuman?: Monitoring and Stimulating Your Personal Rate of Growth in a Rapidly Changing World" (PDF)
- FM-2030 interview on CNN Larry King Live, in 1990