Saturday July 4, 2020

Sci-fi guru led complex, troubled life

I Am Alive And You Are Dead: A Journey Into The Mind Of Philip K Dick, by Emmanuel Carrere, Bloomsbury, €27.

2nd July, 2005

I Am Alive And You Are Dead: A Journey Into The Mind Of Philip K Dick, by Emmanuel Carrere, Bloomsbury, €27.

Who was Philip K Dick? To his myriad fans in all corners of the globe, Dick was one of the most imaginative and visionary fantasy writers of all time. To contemporary cinemagoers, he was the inspiration behind such films as Blade Runner, Total Recall, Minority Report and Paycheck.

To his family and friends, however,...

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