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A voyage of exploration―to the outer reaches of our inner lives.

UFOs are a myth, says David J. Halperin, but myths are real. The power and fascination of the UFO has nothing to do with space travel or life on other planets. It’s about us, our longings and terrors, especially the greatest terror of all: the end of our existence. This is a book about UFOs that goes beyond believing in them or debunking them, to a fresh understanding of what they tell us about ourselves as individuals, as a culture, as a species.

In the 1960s Halperin was a teenage UFOlogist, convinced that flying saucers were real and that it was his life’s mission to solve their mystery. He would become a professor of religious studies—traditions of heavenly journeys being his specialty. With Intimate Alien, he looks back to explore what UFOs once meant to him as a boy growing up in a home haunted by death, and what they still mean for millions, believers and deniers alike.

From the prehistoric Balkans to the deserts of New Mexico, from the Biblical visions of Ezekiel to modern abduction encounters, Intimate Alien traces the hidden story of the UFO. It’s a human story from beginning to end, no less mysterious and fantastic for its earthliness. A collective cultural dream, UFOs transport us to the outer limits of that most alien yet intimate frontier: our own inner space.

Intimate Alien Audiobook Narrator

Kevin T. Collins is the narrator of Intimate Alien audiobook that was written by David Halperin

About the Author(s) of Intimate Alien

David Halperin is the author of Intimate Alien

David Halperin was professor emeritus of religious studies at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. He is the author of many nonfiction books and articles about myth and religion.

Intimate Alien Full Details

NarratorKevin T. Collins
Length10 hours 2 minutes
AuthorDavid Halperin
PublisherBlackstone Publishing
Release dateJanuary 30, 2023
ISBN9781094083841

Subjects

According to Blackstone Publishing, the Publisher of Intimate Alien Audiobook, Intimate Alien includes the following subjects: The BISAC Subject Code is Body, Mind & Spirit, UFOs & Extraterrestrials

Additional info

The imprint is Blackstone Publishing. It is supplied by Blackstone Publishing. The ISBN-13 is 9781094083841.

Global Availability

This book is only available in the United States.

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