Week of March 4, 2012

Week of March 4, 2012

Philip K. Dick Portrait  courtesy: Jeremy Couturier

Philip K. Dick

01.20.2013
(was 03.04.2012)

"Reality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesn't go away." - Philip K. Dick

 

  1. Umberto Rossi on "The Twisted Worlds of Philip K. Dick"

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    Literary critic Umberto Rossi talks about how Philip K. Dick explores the question of "What is reality?" throughout his novels.

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    Average: 4.9 (9 votes)
  2. Anne Dick on "The Search for Philip K. Dick"

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    Anne DIck, Philip K. Dick's third wife, talks about their relationship.

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    Average: 4.8 (5 votes)
  3. Jonathan Lethem on Philp K. Dick's Novels

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    Novelist Jonathan Lethem talks about the work of Philip K. Dick.  Dick is one of Lethem's literary heroes.

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    Average: 4.5 (6 votes)
  4. David Gill on Film Versions of Philip K. Dick's Work

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    Philip K. Dick scholar David Gill talks about Hollywood's adaptations of Philip K. Dick's novels and short stories.

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    Average: 4.9 (7 votes)
  5. Jonathan Lethem on Philip K. Dick's "The Exegesis"

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    Jonathan Lethem talks about "The Exegesis of Philip K. Dick," the project Dick obsessed over during the last eight years of his life as he tried to come to terms with a series of strange visionary experiences.

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    Average: 4.7 (3 votes)
The Killing of Crazy Horse

Re-Thinking Native Culture

03.04.2012
(was 03.06.2011)

It's time to hit the reset button and re-think everything we know about Native American culture.

  1. Paul Chaat Smith on the Unchanging Image of Native American Indians

    "Everything You Know About Indians Is Wrong"

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    Average: 5 (4 votes)
  2. Howie Miller on Trying to Turn Racism into a Joke

    Howie MIller uses humor to change the stereotypes of Native Americans.

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    Average: 3.6 (7 votes)
  3. Leslie Marmon Silko on Being Part of the Native American Renaissance

    Leslie Marmon Silko writes and paints to help understanding of her native Laguna Pueblo tribe.

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    Average: 3.6 (7 votes)
  4. Thomas Powers on The Courage of Crazy Horse

    Crazy Horse was the greatest Indian warrior of the 19th century, much more than just the victor over George Armstrong Custer at Little Bighorn.

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    Average: 2.4 (14 votes)