Extreme Metaphors: Interviews with J.G. Ballard 1967-2008

Publisher:  Fourth Estate

Year: 2013 

Format: Softcover

Edition: First 

Condition: New

A startling and at times unsettlingly prescient collection of J.G. Ballard’s greatest interviews. He entertained many with insights into the world as he saw it, and speculated, often correctly, about its future. Some of these observations earned Ballard an oracular reputation, and continue to yield an uncannily accurate commentary today. 

Now, for the first time, ‘Extreme Metaphors’ collects the finest interviews of his career. Conversations with cultural figureheads such as Will Self, Jon Savage, Iain Sinclair and John Gray, and collaborators like David Cronenberg, are a reminder of his wit and humanity, testament to Ballard’s profound worldliness as much as his otherworldly imagination. 

This collection is an indispensable tribute to one of recent history’s most incisive and original thinkers.

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  • Extreme Metaphors: Interviews with J.G. Ballard 1967-2008
  • Extreme Metaphors: Interviews with J.G. Ballard 1967-2008