About the Author
(b. 1943, Cardiff Wales) is a novelist, poet, essayist, and filmmaker. He is the noted author of Downriver (winner of the James Tait Black Memorial Prize); London Orbital; Landor's Tower; White Chappell, Scarlet Tracings; Lights out for the Territory, and numerous other publications, Iain Sinclair focuses on the contemporary London experience. Ian Sinclair has been dubbed a psychogeographer, which he explains as "psychoanalyzing the psychosis of the place in which I happen to live." Sinclair lives in the London neighborhood of Hackney.