Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? Summary and Analysis: Chapter 18

Philip K. Dick

Summary and Analysis: Chapter 18

New Characters
Mr. Wade Cortot: a former special-effects man who once worked in Hollywood.

Mr. Al Jarry: an actor who portrays Wilbur Mercer.

Summary
Stratton asks Isidore to retrieve the rest of her belongings from the apartment below his, including her television so she can listen to Friendly’s important announcement. Isidore explains that his television is only able to receive a government channel, and Roy Baty explains that they are only interested in watching Buster Friendly's show.

Isidore reaches Stratton’s apartment and unplugs the television. The silence that results begins to disturb Isidore, and he concludes that people must live...

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