Robert Anton Wilson
Excerpts from the book
as well as unpublished interview material .
David Jay Brown is the coauthor of two
previous volumes of interviews with leading-edge thinkers--Mavericks of
the Mind and Voices from the Edge. He is also the author of two science
fiction novels, Brainchild and Virus. David holds a master’s degree in
psychobiology from New York University, and was responsible for the
California-based research in two of British biologist Rupert Sheldrake’s
books on unexplained phenomena in science: Dogs That Know When Their
Owners Are Coming Home and The Sense of Being Stared At. He is currently
working on a book for Smart Publications entitled Mavericks of Medicine:
Conversations on the Frontiers of Medical Research.
people have already said about
on the edge of the apocalypse
"This is a great collection of interviews!"--R.U. Sirius,
Editor, Mondo 2000, coauthor of Counterculture Through the Ages
"Conversations on the Edge of the Apocalypse could not be more timely.
These interviews of visionary thinkers, and the provocative interactions
between those people interviewed, provide diverse road maps for navigating
our way through an era of terror, conflict, and incipient disaster.
Readers who are interested in novel paradigms, especially worldviews that
will help humanity survive and even prosper, will find David Jay Brown's
book a source of delight, of wonder, and even of hope."--Stanley
Krippner, Ph.D., co-author of Extraordinary Dreams and How to Work
with Them; Co-editor of Varieties of Anomalous Experience
"Once again David Jay Brown has assembled some of the most interesting
minds in our culture to comment on some of the most interesting topics we
can speculate about. Every interview offers a fascinating look at our
universe and the unique mind of the interviewee."--Jeremy P. Tarcher,
Publisher, Jeremy P. Tarcher, Inc.
"As an interviewer, David Jay Brown has an unusual talent for teasing out
unexpected hunches, intuitions, and insights from some of the most
brilliant people on the planet. This exciting book is the nearest thing to
a crystal ball in which one can view the future of humanity through the
eyes of the foremost personalities that are shaping that future."--Nick
Herbert, author of Quantum Reality, Faster than Light, and