By (author) Hari Kunzru
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Transmission by Hari Kunzru
Book DescriptionIn Transmission, award-winning writer Hari Kunzru takes an ultra-contemporary turn with the story of an Indian computer programmer whose luxurious fantasies about life in America are shaken when he accepts a California job offer.Lonely and naIve, Arjun spends his days as a lowly assistant virus- tester, pining away for his free-spirited colleague Christine. Arjun gets laid off like so many of his Silicon Valley peers, and in an act of desperation to keep his job, he releases a mischievous but destructive virus around the globe that has major unintended consequences. As world order unravels, so does Arjun's sanity, in a rollicking cataclysm that reaches Bollywood and, not so coincidentally, the glamorous star of Arjun's favorite Indian movie.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780452286511
Paperback / softback
(203mm x 137mm x 23mm)
Imprint: Plume Books
Publisher: Plume Books
Publish Date: 1-Jan-2005
Country of Publication: United States
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Discusses the project where London Fieldworks produced 3D shape information from EEG readings of renowned artist Gustav Metzger's brainwaves as he attempted to think about nothing. This data was translated into instructions for a manufacturing robot, which carved out the shapes from the interior of a block of stone to create a void space.
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Author Biography - Hari Kunzru
Hari Kunzru, author of the award-winning and bestselling novel "The Impressionist," was named as one of "Granta"'s "20 Best Fiction Writers Under 40." "The Impressionist" was a "Los Angeles Times" Book Prize finalist; was shortlisted for the "Guardian" First Book Award, the Whitbread First Novel Award, and a British Book Award; and was one of "Publishers Weekly"'s Best Novels of 2002. Kunzru has written for a variety of English and international publications, including "The Guardian," "Daily Telegraph," "The London Review of Books," and "Wired."
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