Issue 01

What is
Virtual
Reality?

Issue 01

Contents

Virtual Reality, VR. It’all very exciting but what is it exactly? And what does it really do for me?

For this inception issue, Fabbula asked these questions to a kid, an artist, a writer, and a philosopher. We went around Europe asking VR creators and storytellers how the new medium affects them.

So what did we found out? VR is the reality you choose for yourself: a safe place, a god shaped hole, a dragonfly, a transgression, an hallucination, an alter body, a woman, a lover.

What a 7 years old told me about VR

Quite a few parents are worried about VR. Will the kids make the difference between “virtual” and “real” reality? Will…

VR: A plunge inside self

Alice Rivières first appeared in a Emilie Hermant’s 2009 novel, Réveiller l’aurore, in which she describes finding out that she…