From The Homeopape — For The Week Ending 05/31/2015

From The Homeopape is a semi-regular list of [Barely Curated] links related to Philip K. Dick from all over the Internet. A homeopape, a term coined by Philip K. Dick, is defined by Philip K. Dick himself in Ubik (1966): In a corner of the large room a chime sounded and a tinkling mechanical voice […]

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Works In Print Section Content Refresh

I have been working on a content refresh/updating of the Works In Print Section to include items that have been released since the last update of the pages and updating the links to the new(ish?) look that Amazon is using. I have completed the updates on the Short Story Collections page and the Film And […]

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From The Homeopape — For The Week Ending 05/24/2015

From The Homeopape is a semi-regular list of [Barely Curated] links related to Philip K. Dick from all over the Internet. A homeopape, a term coined by Philip K. Dick, is defined by Philip K. Dick himself in Ubik (1966): In a corner of the large room a chime sounded and a tinkling mechanical voice […]

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From The Homeopape — For The Week Ending 05/17/2015

From The Homeopape is a semi-regular list of [Barely Curated] links related to Philip K. Dick from all over the Internet. A homeopape, a term coined by Philip K. Dick, is defined by Philip K. Dick himself in Ubik (1966): In a corner of the large room a chime sounded and a tinkling mechanical voice […]

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Paul Williams Would Have Been 67 Today

Paul Williams would have been 67 today. He passed away on March 27, 2013. I believe that he was very influential on Philip K. Dick’s career and was partially responsible for the resurgence in popularity of Philip K. Dick and his work. Essentially, Paul Williams was an early adopter of the work of Philip K. […]

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[Updated] Typos Found (And Fixed) In “Untitled 1978 (Very) Short Story by Philip K. Dick”

Another kind reader pointed out to me that there were more typos in this page on this web site “Untitled 1978 (Very) Short Story by Philip K. Dick”. Here are the updates made to the story: In the fourth paragraph of the article: “…the girl who, when she finally showed up, mearly laughed at me.” […]

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Typos Found (And Fixed) In “Untitled 1978 (Very) Short Story by Philip K. Dick”

A kind reader working on a translation alerted me to a confusing word in the page on this web site “Untitled 1978 (Very) Short Story by Philip K. Dick” in the fourth paragraph of the article: “Living alone year after year in a rented room, apying off the I.R.S. and my endless child support, waiting […]

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Precious Artifacts 2 Published

Precious Artifacts 2 – A Philip K. Dick Bibliography – The Short Stories: United States of America, United Kingdom and Oceania 1952-2014 has been published as a trade paperback and is now available for purchase on Createspace.com or Amazon.com. From the Wide Books announcement: In this second volume of Precious Artifacts, David Hyde and Henri […]

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Amazon Greenlights The Man in the High Castle Series

The adaptation of The Man in the High Castle was one of the five series that Amazon ordered more episodes after the success of the pilot episode in Amazon Studios’ first 2015 pilot season. The show will premiere exclusively to Prime members later this year and in 2016 on Amazon’s Prime Instant Video service. No […]

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Three Versions of Blade Runner Play Three Straight Nights at Cleveland Cinematheque Starting February 27, 2015

For those Philip K. Dick or Blade Runner fans who live in (or near) Cleveland, Ohio (and who don’t own Five-Disc Ultimate Collector’s Edition), you can view three different versions of the Ridley Scott classic this weekend at the Cleveland Cinematheque. From: http://www.cleveland.com/moviebuff/index.ssf/2015/02/blade_runner_three_versions_of.html “The original U.S. theatrical release will screen at 9:25 p.m. on Friday. […]

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Scene From UBIK Cited On Slate.com As Prescient

One of my favorite scenes in the works of Philip K. Dick has been highlighted in an article in Slate.com on February 10, 2015. Philip K. Dick Warned Us About the Internet of Things in 1969 And while spidering through the links in the article from Slate.com, I found the origin posting of the text […]

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The Third Philip K. Dick Film Festival January 15-18, 2015 in New York City

Apologies for the late notice; this event snuck up on me. The Third Annual Philip K. Dick International Film Festival of Science Fiction, Fantastic Film, Science and the Supernatural will be held on January 16, 17, and 18 2015 at Tribeca Cinemas, Cervantes Institute and other venues in New York City. For more information, visit […]

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Philip K. Dick and the Umbrella of Light Essay Updated By The Author

Angus Taylor has reformatted his essay Philip K. Dick and the Umbrella of Light. This includes changing the typeface and margins to make the essay more attractive and easier to read, and also adding more illustrations by Cora Lee Healy from the original 1975 booklet. Philip K. Dick and the Umbrella of Light – Originally […]

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Still Haven’t Seen Radio Free Albemuth? [Updated]

Here are locations that you can view Radio Free Albemuth online: iTunes YEKRA Both found on the Radio Free Albemuth‘s web site. Also, the film is available on [Your Local Cable Company’s] Video On Demand. I also discovered the film on Amazon Instant Video I’m delighted to see that it is also still in theaters: […]

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Theaters Set For Radio Free Albemuth For June 27, 2014 Release Date

Here are the cities and theaters selected for the release of Radio Free Albemuth: New York – Quad Theatre – New York City (Greenwich Village), NY 10011 Los Angeles – NoHo 7 Laemmle – North Hollywood, CA 91601 Chicago – The Logan Theatre – Chicago, IL 60647 Philadelphia – Frank Theatres Montgomeryville Stadium 12 – […]

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