At thirty-one years old, AlicE lives a festive life and works at the Universal Planning Center, the Upc. Since the unification of nations, in 2258, this organization determines the life course of each individual, in a world with no social class or currency. This very advanced civilization has adopted new family codes and alternative sexual mores.But does this incredible technological advancement interfere too much in our lives? Could there be another reality? From time immemorial, mankind has explored the invisible in an attempt to understand the world. Questioning what lies behind appearances, trying to improve its living conditions. But isn't the exponential growth of our knowledge at odds with our true nature? Aren't we all, fundamentally, still prehistoric hunters?
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Armelle Rancillac, born in 1975 in Clamart, France, is a graduate of the University d'Orsay (Paris XI) and Pierre et Marie Curie (Paris VI). Holder of a doctorate in neurobiology and researcher at the Collège de France, within the joint laboratories of the CNRS and the Inserm, she is the author of over twenty scientific articles published in international scientific peer-reviewed journals. Attracted to the practice of a new genre, this is her first novel.
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