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Luminarium

A Novel
Shakar, Alex (Book - 2011)
Average Rating: 2.5 stars out of 5.
Luminarium
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"Shakar takes measure of our post-9/11 existential confusion in a technology-avid but sciencephobic, 'ever-complexifying world.' A radiantly imaginative social critic, Shakar is also a knowledgeable and intrepid explorer of metaphysical and neurological mysteries. With beguiling characters trapped in ludicrous and revelatory predicaments, this is a cosmic, incisively funny kaleidoscopic tale of loss, chaos, and yearning."--Booklist, Starred review
Authors: Shakar, Alex, 1968-
Title: Luminarium
a novel
Publisher: New York : Soho Press, c2011
Characteristics: 432 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Summary: "Shakar takes measure of our post-9/11 existential confusion in a technology-avid but sciencephobic, 'ever-complexifying world.' A radiantly imaginative social critic, Shakar is also a knowledgeable and intrepid explorer of metaphysical and neurological mysteries. With beguiling characters trapped in ludicrous and revelatory predicaments, this is a cosmic, incisively funny kaleidoscopic tale of loss, chaos, and yearning."--Booklist, Starred review
Awards & Distinctions: Booklist Editor's Choice 2011
PW Best Books of 2011
ISBN: 9781569479759
1569479755
Statement of Responsibility: Alex Shakar
Subject Headings: Twin brothers Fiction Virtual reality Fiction Coma Patients Fiction New York (N.Y.) Fiction
Topical Term: Twin brothers
Virtual reality
Coma
LCCN: 2011013331
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