What consequences does the death of a single individual, of a person, produce within digital reality? How are redefined personal identity and memory, with the post-mortem survival online?
Davide Sisto teaches Theoretical Philosophy at the University of Turin and is an expert in thanatology: he deals with the theme of death from a philosophical point of view and in relation to medicine, digital culture and the posthuman. He teaches in the Master "Death Studies & the End of Life" at the University of Padua. In addition to numerous essays in national and international magazines, he has published: Lo specchio e il talismano. Schelling e la malinconia della natura (Senago 2009); Narrare la morte. Dal romanticismo al postumano (Pisa 2013); Schelling. Tra natura e malinconia (Torino 2016); La morte si fa social. Immortalità, memoria e lutto nell’epoca della cultura digitale (Torino 2018).