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The Exegesis of Philip K. Dick

Author: lout Date: 2011-11-12 21:17:24


The Exegesis of Philip K. Dick By Philip K. Dick, Pamela Jackson, Jonathan Lethem
Publisher: Hou..ghton Miff..lin Harc..ourt 2011 | 976 Pages | ISBN: 0547549253 | EPUB + PDF | 4 MB + 12 MB

Antonio Caronia, Domenico Gallo - Philip K.Dick, la macchina della paranoia (enciclopedia dickiana)

Author: anthony93fr Date: 2013-04-05 18:54:00


Antonio Caronia, Domenico Gallo - Philip K.Dick, la macchina della paranoia (enciclopedia dickiana)
Italian | Agenzia X (Creative Commons) | True PDF | 352 Pages | ISBN: 8895029097 | 2006 | 1 Mb

Philip K. Dick "Die Clans des Alpha-Mondes"

Author: tvr303 Date: 2010-07-26 10:18:08


Philip K. Dick "Die Clans des Alpha-Mondes"
Ullstein | German | 1967 | ISBN: 3548311717 | 214 pages | PDF | 1,1 MB

A Scanner Darkly

Author: astro5051 Date: 2006-08-07 12:44:00


Philip K. Dick, «A Scanner Darkly»
ISBN 0-679-73665-4 | Size: 1,7 Mb
here's the original book in .pdf, .txt, and .pdb for your portable device

Just adapted for film by Richard Linklater, who employs the same “rotoscopic” techniques used in Waking Life. The movie is quite interesting and visually appealing, and the OST is worth a listen for all you budding producers out there. i've uploaded the book so you can see the source material. Philip K. Dick has also written Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?, which was turned into the film Blade Runner.

The Ware Tetralogy

Author: veritas1 Date: 2010-06-23 07:13:16


Rudy Rucker, "The Ware Tetralogy"
Publisher: Prime Books | June 1, 2010 | ISBN 10: 1607012111 | PDF | 704 pages | 1.7 MB

Software; Wetware; Freeware; Realware.
Your Guide to the 21st Century!
It starts with Software, where rebel robots bring immortality to their human creator by eating his brain. Software won the first Philip K. Dick Award.

The Melancholy Android: On the Psychology of Sacred Machines

Author: tot167 Date: 2009-09-15 05:42:45


Eric G. Wilson, "The Melancholy Android: On the Psychology of Sacred Machines"
State University of New York Press | 2006 | ISBN: 0791468453 | 172 pages | PDF | 1,3 MB

Blade Runner (1982) [The Final Cut 5-disc Collector's Edition] [ReUp]

Author: Someonelse Date: 2011-10-01 11:02:16


Blade Runner (1982) [The Final Cut 5-disc Collector's Edition] [2007]
A Film by Ridley Scott
5xDVD9 | ISO | PAL 16:9 | Covers + Sketchbook (PDF) | ~678 mins | 37,42 Gb
Audio: AC3 5.1 @ 448 Kbps (each track) - English, German, French, Polish
Subs: English, German, Spanish, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Finnish, Greek, Hebrew, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Slovenian, Swedish, Turkish
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller | Nominated for 2 Oscars + 9 wins | USA, Hong Kong

In a cyberpunk vision of the future, man has developed the technology to create replicants, human clones used to serve in the colonies outside Earth but with fixed lifespans. In Los Angeles, 2019, Deckard is a Blade Runner, a cop who specialises in terminating replicants. Originally in retirement, he is forced to re-enter the force when six replicants escape from an offworld colony to Earth.

"Archaeologies of the Future: The Desire Called Utopia and Other Science Fictions" by Fredric Jameson (Repost)

Author: exLib Date: 2012-04-17 10:33:55


"Archaeologies of the Future: The Desire Called Utopia and Other Science Fictions" by Fredric Jameson
Verso, New Left Books | 2005 | ISBN: 1844670333 | 448 pages | PDF | 7 MB

Archaeologies of the Future, Jameson's most substantial work since Postmodernism, Or, the Cultural Logic of Late Capitalism, investigates the development of this form since Thomas More, and interrogates the functions of utopian thinking in a post-Communist age. Jameson's essential essays conclude with an examination of the opposing positions on utopia and an assessment of its political value today.

Race in American Science Fiction

Author: ChrisRedfield Date: 2013-04-24 09:14:39


Isiah Lavender III - Race in American Science Fiction
Published: 2011-02-08 | ISBN: 0253355532, 0253222591 | PDF | 286 pages | 7 MB

Masterpieces of the Imaginative Mind: Literature’s Most Fantastic Works [repost]

Author: ParRus Date: 2013-02-13 15:08:54


Masterpieces of the Imaginative Mind: Literature’s Most Fantastic Works
24xDVDRip | English | AVI + PDF Guidebook | 640 x 480 | XviD ~703 Kbps | 29.970 fps
MP3 | 103 kbps | 48.0 KHz | 2 channel | 24 lectures of 30 minutes | 4.36 GB
Genre: eLearning Video / Genre: Literature

Many of literature's greatest works, from ancient myths to the works of Nobel laureates, rely on fantasy. Even when there has been a dominant preference for realism, generation after generation of readers have been drawn to stories of the fantastic not only for what they help us learn about ourselves as individuals and about our collective selves but also for what they show about our social values.
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