What does VALIS stand for?
What does VALIS mean? This page is about the various possible meanings of the acronym, abbreviation, shorthand or slang term: VALIS.
What does VALIS mean?
- VALIS is a 1981 science fiction novel by Philip K. Dick. The title is an acronym for Vast Active Living Intelligence System, Dick's gnostic vision of one aspect of God. It is the first book in the VALIS trilogy of novels including The Divine Invasion, and The Transmigration of Timothy Archer, VALIS represents Dick's last major work before he died. Radio Free Albemuth, a posthumously published earlier version of VALIS, is not included as a component of the VALIS trilogy.