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The Work: 2015 to 2018
Spit Roast, published in 2015, is a complex work of literary fiction, with stories within stories. The novel follows the life of John Tao, playing for Boreham Wood, now in the Chinese sponsored Premier League. 2015 was the year that some UK players were caught in an uncompromising position and were sacked. Another case of life imitating art.
The Future of Desire published in 2017, is out now with Palgrave. This can be viewed here:-
In 2017 Eyewear are publishing my poetry collection Burning Box.
My current monograph is on Nazism and Neo-Nazism, for Amsterdam University Press.
I am also working on a project for a contracted monograph due out in 2018, again with Palgrave Macmillan, called After Madness. This covers the construction of ‘insanity’ in media and culture through a sociological framework. My earlier book The Metaphysics of Mass Art explored this theme in film.
And then there is always the fiction…