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eBook The World According to Philip K. Dick, 1st Edition

  • A. Dunst
  • S. Schlensag
  • Published By: Palgrave MacMillan
  • ISBN-10: 1137414596
  • ISBN-13: 9781137414595
  • DDC: 813
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 234 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released December 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015
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Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
List of Illustrations.
Acknowledgments.
Notes on Contributors.
Introduction: Third Reality – On the Persistence of Philip K. Dick.
History.
1: Diagnosing Dick.
2: ‘The Shock of Dysrecognition’: Biopolitical Subjects and Drugs in Dick’s Science Fiction.
3: Cold-Pac Politics: Ubik’s Cold War Imaginary.
Theory.
4: Between Scanner and Object: Drugs and Ontology in Philip K. Dick’s A Scanner Darkly.
5: From Here to California: Philip K. Dick, The Simulacra and the Integration of ‘Germany’.
6: Remember Tomorrow: Biopolitics of Time in the Early Works of Philip K. Dick.
Adaptation.
7: Dick without the Dick: Adaptation Studies and Slipstream Cinema.
8: Mr Tagomi’s Planet: Philip K. Dick and Japanese Speculative Fiction.
9: On Three Comics Adaptations of Philip K. Dick.
Exegesis.
10: The Hymn of Philip K. Dick: Reading, Writing and Gnosis in the ‘Exegesis’.
11: Stairway to Eleusis, or: Perennially Philip K. Dick1.
12: From Exegesis to Ecology.
Select Bibliography.
Index.