The DeRoy Lecture Series, 2007-2008 presents
“Down the Rabbit Hole: Cybernetic Subjectivity and Philip K. Dick”
Friday, October 5, 3pm
English Department Conference Room (10302, 5057 Woodward)
Wayne State University
Erik Davis is a writer and independent scholar, and the author, most recently, of The Visionary State: A Journey through Californiaâ€™s Spiritual Landscape. He also wrote the cult media studies classic TechGnosis: Myth, Magic, and Mysticism in the Information Age, and a critical volume on Led Zeppelinâ€™s fourth album. A frequent speaker and teacher at universities and festivals alike, Davis has contributed articles and essays to scores of books and publications, including the recent volumes AfterBurn: Reflections on Burning Man and Everything You Know About God is Wrong. He posts regularly at www.techgnosis.com.