Blaire Ostler is a philosopher specialized in queer studies, and is a leading voice at the intersection of queer, Mormon, and transhumanist thought. She is an author publishing her first book, “Queer Mormon Theology: An Introduction.” She is a board member of the Mormon Transhumanist Association, the Christian Transhumanist Association, and Sunstone.

Blaire is also an artist and poet, and spends her spare time hiking, painting, writing, and bickering with her friends about almost any topic imaginable. Blaire and husband Drew reside in Utah with their three children.  




The Transhumanist Handbook
Featured essay, “A Transhumanist God”

We Hold Your Name: Mormon Women Bless Mormons Facing Exile
Featured poem, “We Were Rebuked”

Dove Song: Heavenly Mother in Mormon Poetry
Featured poem, “The Priestess”



and Podcasts

Sunstone Podcast (August 2019)
“An Introduction to Mormon Transhumanism”

Momorm Happy Hour Podcast (August 2019)
"Mormon Transhumanist Association with Blaire Ostler”

Human Stories with Jill Hazard Rowe (June 2019)
“Human Stories: Blaire Ostler”

Sunstone Fireside Podcast (June 2019)
"The Last Manti Pageant”

Mormon Transhumanist Association Conference (April 2019)
"O Death, Where is Thy Sting?”

Mormon Happy Hour Podcast (April 2019)
"A Queer Chat about the Policy Reversal”

Sunstone Fireside Podcast (March 2019)
“A Trans-Masculine/Asexual Mormon Experience”

Sunstone Podcast (March 2019)
“Changes in Mormonism”

Sunstone Podcast (March 2019)
“Mormon Theology is Queer”

Mormon Happy Hour Podcast (November 2018)
"Queer Polygamy"

Mormon Sex Info Podcast (September 2018)
"Personal Experience as Bisexual Mormons”

Mormon Happy Hour Podcast (September 2018)
"The Exclusion Policy Doubledown"

Ministry of Ideas Podcast (August 2018)
"Spiritual Machines"

Mormon Happy Hour Podcast (June 2018)
"Blaire Ostler on Dan Reynolds"

Listen, Learn, & Love Podcast (May 2018)
"Peter Moosman and Blaire Ostler"

Mormon Transhumanist Association Conference (April 2018)
"Feminism Meets Transhumanism"

Mormon News Room Podcast (March 2018)
"2018 Mormon Transhumanist Conference Promotion"

Year of Polygamy Podcast (March 2018)
"Queer Polygamy"

A Thoughtful Faith Podcast (February 2018)
“A God Who Changes”

I Like To Look For Rainbows Podcast (February 2018)
"Queer Mormon Thoughts on the Exclusion Policy"

Affirmation 2017 Keynote Address (September 2017)
“Make Love Win”

Ask a Mormon Sex Therapist Podcast (June 2017)
"Morality and Pornography" 

Mormon Transhumansist Association Conference (May 2017)
"Postgenderism: Liberation from Homogenization"

A Thoughtful Faith Podcast (April 2017)
“The Image of God”

Sunstone Northwest Symposium (December 2016)
"Eternal Progression: Change as a Constant"

Mormon Transhumanist Association Conference (May 2016)
"Diversity of God"

Sunstone West Symposium (February 2016)
"Broadening our Understanding of Sexuality and Procreation"