"The Hood Maker"

Title"The Hood Maker"
Year for Search1955
AuthorsDick, Philip K[indred](1928-82)
Secondary TitleImagination
Volume / Edition6.6 (43)
Pagination92-105
Date PublishedJune 1955
KeywordsMale author, US author
Annotation

Dystopia in which everyone is surveilled regularly, and a hood is invented that blocks the surveillance.

Additional Publishers

Rpt. in The Collected Stories of Philip K. Dick Volume Two: Second Variety (Los Angeles, CA/Columbia, PA: Underwood/Miller, 1987), 237-48; in Philip K. Dick’s Electric Dreams (London: Gollancz, 2017). U. S. ed. (Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2017), 117-34 with an “Introduction” by Matthew Graham (114-16). 

Info Notes

The book Philip K. Dick’s Electric Dreams became a ten-episode TV anthology Amazon/UK Channel 4/SONY Pictures Television in 2018 with the story as “The F Maker.” 

Illustration

Illus. W. E. Terry

Holding Institutions

PSt, Public

Author Note

(1928-82)

Full Text

1955 Dick, Philip K[indred] (1928-82). “The Hood Maker.” Illus. W. E. Terry. Imagination 6.6 (43) (June 1955): 92-105. Rpt. in The Collected Stories of Philip K. Dick Volume Two: Second Variety (Los Angeles, CA/Columbia, PA: Underwood/Miller, 1987), 237-48; in Philip K. Dick’s Electric Dreams (London: Gollancz, 2017). U. S. ed. (Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2017), 117-34 with an “Introduction” by Matthew Graham (114-16). The book became a ten-episode TV anthology Amazon/UK Channel 4/SONY Pictures Television in 2018 with the story as “The F Maker.” PSt, Public

Dystopia in which everyone is surveilled regularly, and a hood is invented that blocks the surveillance.