Nothing Is True and Everything Is Possible: The Surreal Heart of the New Ru…



In the new Russia, even dictatorship is a reality show. Professional killers with the souls of artists, would-be theater directors turned Kremlin puppet-masters, suicidal supermodels, Hell’s Angels who hallucinate themselves as holy warriors, and oligarch revolutionaries: welcome to the glittering, surreal heart of twenty-first-century Russia. It is a world erupting with new money and new power, changing so fast it breaks all sense of reality, home to a form of dictatorship–far subtler than…



Nothing Is True And Everything Is Possible

Pub Date : 2014-11-11 | Author : Peter Pomerantsev | Publisher : PublicAffairs

ISBN 10 : 9781610394550
ISBN 13 : 1610394550

In the new Russia, even dictatorship is a reality show. Professional killers with the souls of artists, would-be theater directors turned Kremlin puppet-masters, suicidal supermode..


American Gods

Pub Date : 2001-06-19 | Author : Neil Gaiman | Publisher : Harper Collins

ISBN 10 : 9780380973651
ISBN 13 : 0380973650

The storm was coming.... Shadow spent three years in prison, keeping his head down, doing his time. All he wanted was to get back to the loving arms of his wife and to stay out of ..


Oblivion

Pub Date : 2004-06-08 | Author : David Foster Wallace | Publisher : Little, Brown

ISBN 10 : 9780759511569
ISBN 13 : 075951156X

In the stories that make up Oblivion, David Foster Wallace joins the rawest, most naked humanity with the infinite involutions of self-consciousness--a combination that is dazzling..


Putin Country

Pub Date : 2016-03-15 | Author : Anne Garrels | Publisher : Farrar, Straus and Giroux

ISBN 10 : 9780374710439
ISBN 13 : 0374710430

Short-listed for the Pushkin House Russian Book Prize More than twenty years ago, the NPR correspondent Anne Garrels first visited Chelyabinsk, a gritty military-industrial center ..


Interactive Digital Narrative

Pub Date : 2015-04-10 | Author : Hartmut Koenitz | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781317668671
ISBN 13 : 1317668677

The book is concerned with narrative in digital media that changes according to user input—Interactive Digital Narrative (IDN). It provides a broad overview of current issues and..


The Grand Design

Pub Date : 2010-09-07 | Author : Stephen Hawking | Publisher : Bantam

ISBN 10 : 9780553907070
ISBN 13 : 0553907077

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER When and how did the universe begin? Why are we here? What is the nature of reality? Is the apparent “grand design” of our universe evidence of a b..


In Your Computer

Pub Date : 2011 | Author : Domenico Quaranta | Publisher : Lulu.com

ISBN 10 : 9781446760215
ISBN 13 : 1446760219

There is this hacker slogan: "We love your computer." We also get inside people's computers. And we are honored to be in somebody's computer. You are very close to a person when yo..


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