Posts tagged Martin Howse

I’ve Seen Gardens, Compared with Which this Would be a Wilderness

Mute, review, Stanislaw Lem, Summa Technologiae, Martin Howse, books

Stanislaw Lem’s 1964 opus, Summa Technolgiae, has only just been translated into English. Over half a century later, Lem’s work stands as an astonishing feat of future-casting and a profound meditation on how technology, reason and language protect and enclose humanity from empty cosmic indifference.