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by benda
Wed Sep 06, 2017 8:40 pm
Forum: The Bicameral Mind in Fiction, Film, and Popular Culture
Topic: A Complete List of References to Jaynes in Film and Fiction
Replies: 1
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Re: A Complete List of References to Jaynes in Film and Fict

Philip K. Dick was NOT aware of Julian Jaynes' theory when he was working on "A Scanner Darkly", as indicated by his letter (http://www.julianjaynes.org/jjsforum/vi ... 400&p=2283). Therefore the list should be modified.
by benda
Fri Sep 01, 2017 3:23 pm
Forum: The Bicameral Mind in Fiction, Film, and Popular Culture
Topic: Author Philip K. Dick's letter to edtr. Mark Hurst re Jaynes
Replies: 5
Views: 16683

Re: Author Philip K. Dick's letter to edtr. Mark Hurst re Ja

What this letter DOES prove, however, is that Dick was NOT inspired by Jaynes while he was writing "A Scanner Darkly" (he only learnt of Jaynes' ouevre after he'd finished working on the novel). Therefore, I believe that the post on this forum stating that "A Scanner Darkly" was inspired by Jaynes (...