Paul Wessels

Paul Wessels

Paul Wessels founded Deep South Distribution, a mail order bookselling venture, and co-founded Deep South Publishing with Robert Berold. After editing Alan Finlay's online lit.zine donga, he founded and edited sweetmagazine.co.za and publishing imprint substancebooks. He has recently assisted with editing the seven-volume Black Coat Press translation of the works of the founder of modern science fiction, J-H Rosny Aîné (1856-1940), contributing an afterword on the intersection of Rosny Aîné, Philip José Farmer and Gilles Deleuze. He is currently working on a novel provisionally titled The Reticulator which explores univocity, colonialism and science fiction.

My ghost in the bush of lies (deep south, 2005) (novel)

Donga (BLeKSEM, 2012) (Alan Finlay and Paul Wessels, editors) (anthology)

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