Beneath the Pleasure Zones - The Rupture

By Paul Green

Fantasy, Magical realism, Sci-Fi, Literary fiction | Paperback, eBook


Britain’s reality-consensus has been transformed by the Qliphothic Rupture. Everyday causality may never be quite the same again... Now Londoners escape into the virtual-reality thrills of Pleasure Centres plc, while Borderland villages embrace an eclectic neo-paganism. Meanwhile Fundamentalist militias battle for supremacy. Caught in this chaoist vortex of energies, a poet, a scientist and an artist struggle to confront the menace of the Quantum Brothers and the terrors of the Feast of Smoke. Transmuting elements of the occult and cyber-punk into a unique dystopian vision, evoked in magickal prose and infused with black humour, Beneath The Pleasure Zones is an exciting continuation of a novel sequence that re-defines the fantasy genre. A sequel to THE QLIPHOTH; a prelude to THE POLYVERSE...




I grew up in London, and studied at Oxford and the University of British Columbia, Vancouver. Poetry and short fiction has appeared in numerous magazines, ranging from New Worlds to Poetics Journal, while my novel The Qliphoth is available on Amazon, published by Libros Libertad. A digital version for Kindle is also available. My Selected Poems - The Gestaltbunker - appeared in April 2012 from Shearsman Books. A new novel Beneath the Pleasure Zones, a sequel to The Qliphoth, has been published on KIndle in June 2013 by Mandrake of Oxford. Plays include : The Dream Laboratory (CBC Canada) ; Ritual of the Stifling Air (BBC Radio 3); Power_Play (Capital Radio); The Voice Collection (RTE Ireland) ; The Mouthpiece (Resonance FM London); Terminal Poet (New Theatre Works Hereford) and Babalon ( Travesty Theatre London ). Other audio work has been broadcast on CBC, WFMU-FM and the Pacifica Network. A selection can be found on the Radio QBSaul podcast and at www.culturecourt.com. founded by my long-time collaborator Lawrence Russell, which also features my essays and reviews. Video work includes The Slow Learning, a collaboration with digital artist Jeremy Welsh as The Quantum Brothers. Recent work on-line includes our latest multi media collaboration A Beginner's Guide to Radial City. A selection of texts and images from the project is available in e-book format, while one of the Radial City stories is featured in the recent Unthank Books short fiction collection Unthology 2.


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I grew up in London, and studied at Oxford and the University of British Columbia, Vancouver. Poetry and short fiction has appeared in numerous magazines, ranging from New Worlds to Poetics Journal, while my novel The Qliphoth is available on Amazon, published by Libros Libertad. A digital version for Kindle is also available. My Selected Poems - The Gestaltbunker - appeared in April 2012 from...


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