Год издания: 2006
Количество страниц: 224
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Continuing on the Path without Form introduced in An Unlikely Prophet , Alvin Schwartz discovers the many selves that dwell within a being. • Depicts the author’s ability to use the raw strength and brooding force of Batman to reach the next level of enlightenment on a voyage of discovery of one’s self • Explores the nature of consciousness as an interpersonal continuum of shared identities For 17 years Alvin Schwartz lived a double life, one half of which was spent writing the adventures of Batman and Superman, the other half writing novels and spending time with members of New York’s intellectual society such as Saul Bellow and Jackson Pollack. During this period, his characters had taken on lives of their own, and he realized that his writing of their adventures was more like dictation than creation. He found that personalities can be taken off and on like the suits worn by his superheroes and that the lives...