Fictional Man, The

Al Ewing

Format: Paperback / softback

Publisher: Rebellion

Published: 07-01-2021


In a world where characters are manufactured as living beings, a screenwriter is confronted with the artificiality of his own existence.

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SKU: 9781781088180



“What’s it like, not being real?” In LA, where today’s star is tomorrow’s busboy, discarded “Fictionals” – characters spun into flesh-and-blood by genetic engineering and hypnogogic brain-training – are everywhere. Screenwriter Niles Golan’s therapist is a Fictional. So is his best friend. So (maybe) is the woman in the bar he can’t stop staring at. It’s getting so you can’t tell who’s real and who’s not. Niles isn’t completely sure how real he is…

Additional information

Dimensions 128 × 198 mm
Page Count 320