Oct 10, · Watch sci fi legend Philip K. Dick discuss the prophetic awakening experience that eventually became the basis for the VALIS trilogy. In the video embedded below, science fiction legend Philip K. Dick appears at a convention in Paris and discussed the prophetic awakening he experienced that eventually became the basis of his VALIS novels. The Philip K. Dick Society was an organization dedicated to promoting the literary works of Dick and was led by Dick's longtime friend and music journalist Paul Williams. Williams also served as Dick's literary executor  for several years after Dick's death and wrote one of the first biographies of Dick, entitled Only Apparently Real: The.
The Enlightened Madness of Philip K. Dick: The Black Iron Prison and Wetiko There is something terribly wrong in our world. The Native American people have a term—wetiko—that can really help us to contextualize and get more of a handle on the ever-unfolding catastrophe playing out all over our planet. Jun 10, · Star Trek & Phil K. Dick on Enlightenment "Star Trek: The Motion Picture" reaches its climax with the vast alien entity V'ger in orbit over Earth. V'ger sends out blasts of energy, which will destroy all carbon-based life on Earth unless Captain Kirk can supply the answers it seeks.