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The Luminaries (Compact Disc)

By Eleanor Catton, Mark Meadows (Performed by), Mark Meadows (Read by)
$59.97
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About the Author


Eleanor Catton's debut, The Rehearsal ? which Kate Atkinson called ?compulsively good...it continually calls into question the relationship between so-called reality and fiction, and the very nature of truth itself? ? won the 2009 Betty Trask Award, was short-listed for the Guardian First Book Award and the Dylan Thomas Prize, and was long-listed for the Orange Prize. She holds an MFA from the Iowa Writers? Workshop and an MA in fiction writing from the International Institute of Modern Letters. She lives in Auckland, New Zealand.

Mark Stephen Meadows (known in the virtual world as Pighed) is an artist, writer, and engineer with 15 years experience in interactive media. Founder of both HeadCase Humanufacturing (dedicated to developing tools to create intelligent, autonomous avatars) and Echo & Shadow, he also spent time at Xerox-PARC, Stanford Research Institute, and The Waag. The author of "Pause and ""Effect" (New Riders, 2003) he helped build the third commercial web server (1992), the first open-protocol 3D multi-user environment (1997), and has won awards such as the Ars Electronica Golden Nica and the Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum's highest honors. Based in L.A., Mark speaks at universities and conferences worldwide.


Mark Stephen Meadows (known in the virtual world as Pighed) is an artist, writer, and engineer with 15 years experience in interactive media. Founder of both HeadCase Humanufacturing (dedicated to developing tools to create intelligent, autonomous avatars) and Echo & Shadow, he also spent time at Xerox-PARC, Stanford Research Institute, and The Waag. The author of "Pause and ""Effect" (New Riders, 2003) he helped build the third commercial web server (1992), the first open-protocol 3D multi-user environment (1997), and has won awards such as the Ars Electronica Golden Nica and the Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum's highest honors. Based in L.A., Mark speaks at universities and conferences worldwide.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781491529874
ISBN-10: 1491529873
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
Publication Date: October 6th, 2014
Language: English