Divine Invasions: A Life of Philip K. Dick

Divine Invasions: A Life of Philip K. Dick

by Lawrence Sutin

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Overview


Divine Invasions is the definitive biography of one of America's greatest novelists and science fiction's greatest ambassador to literary audiences. Philip K. Dick loosened the bonds of the genre, ultimately making his reputation as a literary writer who happened to write speculative fiction, and profoundly influencing such writers as Pynchon, Delillo, David Foster Wallace, and Jonathan Lethem. Divine Invasions is being reissued to coincide with the fall 2005 release of "A Scanner Darkly," a film based on Dick's novel of the same name.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780786716234
Publisher: Da Capo Press
Publication date: 08/09/2005
Edition description: Carroll & Graf ed.
Pages: 368
Sales rank: 1,289,626
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.87(d)

About the Author

Lawrence Sutin is an award-winning memoirist and biographer. His books include Jack and Rochelle: A Holocaust Story of Love and Resistance; A Postcard Memoir; and Do What Thou Wilt: A Life of Aleister Crowley. Sutin teaches in the MFA program at Hamline University in St. Paul, Minnesota.

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