A look to the future: Alternative worlds in 2017
We have always loved escaping to alternative realities, through books, films, and popular culture. Escapism is not a new phenomenon and is born from our desires to be someone else, somewhere else. C.S Lewis wrote, “If I find myself a desire which no experience in this world can satisfy, the most probable explanation is that I wasn’t made for this world.”
Technology and processing speeds mean we are able to access means of escapism in ever more ‘real’...