Seen and Not Seen: Confessions of a Movie Autist (Paperback)

Confessions of a Movie Autist

By Jasun Horsley, Jonathan Lethem (Afterword by)

Zero Books, 9781782796756, 316pp.

Publication Date: January 30, 2015

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Description

Popular culture mirrors the human soul and it can't lie about the state it is in--which is what makes it an essential guide on the quest for self-knowledge. Seen and Not Seen: Confessions of a Movie Autist is a series of autobiographical explorations which slowly uncover the author's secret life to himself. Revisiting his former writings on film and deconstructing old texts, he engages in a literary dialogue with his past as he struggles to bust open his fantasy life and reach the truth behind it. Moving into and through the cultural, social and political dimensions of movies, the book maps previously undiscovered psychological and spiritual realms of the movie-going experience to create an engaging, thought-provoking, utterly original narrative about the essential acts of movie-watching, writing, and self-examination.


About the Author

Jasun Horsley is an author, independent scholar and transmedia storyteller. He lives in Canada.
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