The most overtly political novel Nabokov ever wrote, Bend Sinister is a modern classic. While it is filled with veiled puns and characteristically delightful wordplay, it is, first and foremost, a haunting and compelling narrative about a civilized man caught in the tyranny of a police state. Profe..
«Welcome to the desert of reality», Morpheus pronounced in the film Matrix (1999) to show Neo a new landscape that was emerging. Two decades later, the appearance of immersive virtual reality has given a radical turn to our existence. The use of technologies has been normalized to the point of ensur..