Essay on “The Man in the High Castle”
Write about Dick’s books seriously – first, because it is written, rewritten about him a lot, and for the most part – is nonsense and obscurantism, and secondly, because these books to me personally are difficult to describe – you need to read, to feel the . But, nevertheless, any Dick text deserves to be recommended, especially to fans of science fiction, and especially fans of all psevdofantasticheskoy cud domestic production – roughly speaking, reduce a brain. Although through the demolition of the roof.
“The Man in the High Castle” roofs are not blowing away, because it is written in the genre of “alternative history”, where not much to play with time and embedded reality that very often in other texts of the author. < / p>
Dick comes from the fact that during world war II defeated Germany and Japan, and what came of it all over the world (in Russia – a solid concentration camp in Africa – killing all life) and, of course, in America .
In addition to the rather slender logical and historical constructions, personally I am very interested pokazalis . S two points
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The first – what Dick wrote about the adaptability of people to the new order, totally for them (and this is evident from the novel) unnatural. But, nevertheless, they live, work, love
The second -. This is what I would say, tricks, Dick novel ends. The idea is briefly as follows: in fact, the whole as described in the three hundred pages of the German-Japanese national-fascist nightmare with elements of unbridled capitalism and protracted forever Holocaust – is unrealistic. And only exists in people’s minds. And in order to get to our “normal” branch of history, with a much more pleasant reality, it is enough just to believe
… and you say -. “The Matrix.” The novel, by the way, was written in 1962.