4 Book f the WeekAn innovative examination Perché mentiamo con gli occhi e ci vergognamo con i piedi? of the naturef reality in the 21st century by award winning author Laurence Scott part personal memoir part philosophical exploration Read by Stephen ManganWhen he was in his early thirties Laurence Scott s parents died soon after ne another and he found his whole world altered beyond recognition He says Death runs like radioactive iodine through your sense f reality allowing this reality to be looked at in high contrast its structures glowing It has a way The Holy Bible in Audio - King James Version: Hosea of making things very true but also somehow less realAs he begins to navigate this new reality he realises that in politics and public life the naturef reality what is true and what is fake has become an urgent issue uestions The Memoirs of Marshal Foch of how we experience the real world how we access its truths have become mainstream concerns Today in an agef nline personas alternative truths constant surveillance and an increasingly hysterical news cycle ur realities are becoming flimsy and vulnerable than ever beforeIn the first episode Laurence Scott gives a vivid poetic description A Sunday at the Pool in Kigali of the grief he experienced when his parents died and explores recent discoveries in neuroscience and the conceptf augmented realityLaurence Scott is a writer broadcaster academic and a Senior of augmented realityLaurence Scott is a writer broadcaster academic and a Senior in English and Creative Writing at Arcadia in London He is author Machinal of The Four Dimensional Human Waysf Being in the Digital World which was shortlisted for the 2015 Samuel Johnson Prize won the Royal Society Biostatistical Analysis of Literature Jerwood Prize and was named the Sunday Times Thought Bookf the Year In 2011 he was named Caught on a Train onef ten New Generation Thinkers by the Arts and Humanities Research Council and the BBCRead by Stephen ManganAdapted by Elizabeth BurkeProduced by Alexandra uinnA Loftus production
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