Lost in the Cosmos: The Last Self-Help Exhibit
NEW YORK ENCOUNTER 2019
February 15-17, 2019
A mind-blowing, interactive, possibly controversial, yet eye-opening exploration of the “Something in us” through the lenses of Walker Percy's Lost in the Cosmos
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Enter the weird and wonderful vision of Walker Percy as he fixes his eye on the strangest and most remarkable thing in the cosmos—you! Society assures us that science and technology have human beings all figured out and that the marketplace can answer all our needs. But what does the Something inside you have to say about that? Using Percy’s masterpiece Lost in the Cosmos: the Last Self-Help Book as a springboard, this fun, interactive, and possibly controversial exhibit invites visitors to leap headfirst into the greatest adventure of them all—the odyssey to figure out who you really are at your core and why the #@^$*% you often feel so restless, unfulfilled and lonely, yet still wake up every day secretly hoping that something incredible will happen. Co-sponsored by the Albacete Forum.
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