EVENT HORIZON REFERENCES
Note: this bibliography is very much in progress. If you have suggestions please send them to me together with a sentence or two as why the reference is important. The intention is to eventually have a succinct, annotated bibliography which is relevant to the theme.
Blanchot, Maurice. Death Sentence (L'arret de mort).
Queneau, Raymond. Exercises in Style. 1947.
Rilke, Rainer Maria. Sonnets to Orpheus. 1922.
LITERATURE (NON-FICTION)Quantum Physics -- M.W.I.
Deutsch, David. The Fabric of Reality: The Science of Parallel Universes-And Its Implications. 1997.
Price, Michael Clive. The Many Worlds (Everett) Interpretation FAQ. 1995. (online)
Tipler, Frank. The Physics of Immortality. 1994.
Wolf, Fred Alan. Taking the Quantum Leap: The New Physics for Nonscientists. 1981.
Wolf, Fred Alan. Parallel Universes: The Search for Other Worlds. 1989.Sensory Deprivation
Hutchinson, Michael. The Book of Floating: Exploring the Private Sea.
Lilly, John Cunningham. The Deep Self: Profound Relaxation and the Tank Isolation Technique. 1977.
Lilly, John Cunningham. The Scientist: A Metaphysical Autobiography. 1988.
Lilly, John Cunningham & Gold, E. J. Tanks for the Memories: Floatation Tank Talks.Miscellaneous
Jansen, Karl. Ketamine: Dreams and Realities. 2001.
Nuland, Sherwin. How We Die: Reflections on Life's Final Chapter. 1993.
Rinbochay, Lati & Hopkins, Jeffrey. Death, Intermediate State and Rebirth in Tibetan Buddhism. 1979.
Shah, Idries. Learning How to Learn. 1978.
LITERATURE (PHILOSOPHY, THEORY)
Blanchot, Maurice. The Writing of the Disaster.
Heathfield, Adrian. Facing the Other: The Performance Encounter and Death.
Toufic, Jalal. (Vampires): An Uneasy Essay on the Undead in Film. 1993.
Toufic, Jalal. Over-Sensitivity. 1996.
Toufic, Jalal. Forthcoming. 2000.
Brook, Peter. The Persecution and Assassination of Jean-Paul Marat as Performed by the Inmates of the Asylum of Charenton Under the Direction of the Marquis de Sade (Marat/Sade). 1966.
Balanchine, George. Orpheus. 1948.
De Mille, Agnes. Fall River Legend. 1948.
Kelly, Gene. An American in Paris. 1951.
Saura, Carlos. Blood Wedding. 1981.
Camus, Marcel. Black Orpheus. 1958.
Cocteau, Jean. The Blood of a Poet (Le Sang d'un Poete). 1930.
Cocteau, Jean. Orpheus (Orphée). 1949.
Cocteau, Jean. Testament of Orpheus (Le Testament d'Orphée). 1960.
Lumet, Sidney. The Fugitive Kind. 1960. (Screenplay by Tennessee Williams -- Orpheus Descending)
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