The Twisted Worlds of Philip K. Dick: A Reading of Twenty Ontologically Uncertain Novels

The Twisted Worlds of Philip K. Dick: A Reading of Twenty Ontologically Uncertain Novels

Umberto Rossi


Philip okay. Dick used to be essentially the most well known technology fiction novelists of the twentieth century, however the contradictory and wily author has bothered critics who test encompassing factors of his paintings. This publication examines Dick's writing in the course of the lens of ontological uncertainty, delivering a comparative map of his oeuvre, tracing either the internal connections among books and his allusive intertextuality. themes lined comprise time commute, trade worlds, androids and simulacra, finite subjective realities and schizophrenia. Twenty novels are explored intimately, together with titles that experience obtained scant serious realization. a few of his most vital brief tales and of his realist novels also are tested, delivering a common creation to Dick's physique of labor.

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