Shamanspace by Steve Aylett

By Steve Aylett

What if god have been discovered to exist? What if revenge have been attainable? Competing teams of assassins race to exterminate the author, with younger gun Alix the favorite. yet clash one of the Edgemen sends Alix in pursuit of renegade shaman Quinas and a psychic splinter staff. Waging multidimensional struggle, the edgemen trip via sidespace to confront finally the resource of evil and hit again at a poisonous universe even on the hazard of finishing it.

This brief poetic novella is a dense, corrosive satirical journey. not like so much Aylett books, there are only a few funny diversions. It's like having a bucket of spiked sherbet dumped into your skull.

Grant Morrison, author of The Invisibles: “Imagine Gnosticism and Existentialism pressured to fuck at gunpoint through a leering gang of vicious teachers, or THE MATRIX choreographed via Samuel Beckett for MTV. think assassinating the complete universe with only one bullet within the correct position. SHAMANSPACE is as brief, seductive and lethal as a foul midget in a glittery pink coat. Aylett offers prose that belongs at the type a medication agenda and cruelly condenses thousand years of dualist considering right into a fluorescent cocktail of cynical event. SHAMANSPACE explains why we're right here, what it's excited by, and why we shouldtry our greatest to kill it once attainable. If you've been looking ahead to a person to toss off a Bible for the twenty first century, if you've been watching for the kill order on rave tradition and the chemical iteration, if you've been looking ahead to the 1st nice neo-modernist novelist of the recent century ...your wait is now over.”

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