The Great Writers Steal Podcast: Eric Gamalinda, author of The Descartes Highlands


Show Notes:

Enjoy this interview with Eric Gamalinda, author of The Descartes Highlands, a novel published by Akashic Books.

Find out more about Eric Gamalinda at his web site.

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Mr. Gamalinda mentioned that he borrowed an image from Andrei Tarkovsky’s Nostalghia.  Here is the trailer for the film; why not check it out?

Here is the passage from page 79 that I mentioned:

descartes excerpt

Here is the image from Psycho that the passage brought to my mind:


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Music: “BugaBlue,” Live At Blues Alley by U.S. Army Blues is licensed under a Public Domain Mark 1.0 License.

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