Nomad Codes

Nomad Codes

by Erik Davis
     
 

Erik Davis is a unique writer with a devoted following. His breakthrough work, "Techgnosis: Myth, Magic, and Mysticism in the Age of Information" (Harmony, 1998; Five Star paperback, 2005), was both successful and widely influential, and was followed by the acclaimed "The Visionary State: A Journey through California's Spiritual Landscape" (Chronicle, 2006).…  See more details below

Overview

Erik Davis is a unique writer with a devoted following. His breakthrough work, "Techgnosis: Myth, Magic, and Mysticism in the Age of Information" (Harmony, 1998; Five Star paperback, 2005), was both successful and widely influential, and was followed by the acclaimed "The Visionary State: A Journey through California's Spiritual Landscape" (Chronicle, 2006). "Nomad Codes" collects his major essays and journalistic work of the last decade, many of them drawn from the Village Voice, Wired, Salon, and Slate. Essay subjects include: H.P. Lovecraft, "The Technofreak Legacy of Golden Goa," Tantric psychedelia, the Klingon language, "UFO Epistemology," Peter Lamborn Wilson, and "My Date with a Burmese Tranvestite Spirit Medium."

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781459610958
Publisher:
ReadHowYouWant
Publication date:
02/02/2011
Pages:
588
Product dimensions:
1.19(w) x 7.00(h) x 10.00(d)

Meet the Author

Erik Davis is the author of three other book, Techgnosis: Myth, Magic, and Mysticism in the Age of Information, Led Zeppelin IV, and The Visionary State: A Journey through California's Spiritual Landscape. He lives in San Francisco.

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