Paul Hawkins has been interested in popular culture and music, protest and survival for as long as we can remember. He began writing about things, making music and other noise at an early age. Paul has interviewed musicians, writers, poets, protestors and artists.
Alongisde Outsideleft his work can be found here: WS Burroughs/Brion Gysin's Interzone News, Wordriot, Brink, The Handstand, Even For The Hipsters Hustlers and Highjivers, The Lazarus Corporation, Lit Kicks, WS Burrough's Reality Studio, 3 Bar Fire, WHL review, Maverick, Chiron Review & various other 'zines, websites, walls, papers and journals.
As truCulentEnigma Paul released an album called If This Is Your Best Shot Okra? in the summer of 2007. More about this is available at the Headphonica Net Label and his website.
Some of his past & current work includes - protestor, driver, general builder, irrigation system installer, brick-layer, refuse collector, squatter, tour manager, father, co-running workshops on music and movement, musician, song writer, retail work, punk, student, musician, traveller, managing an Elvis Presley impersonator, user involvement worker, sound system hire, creative writing & poetry, spoken word, interviews, features, web design and management.
Last count he has moved on average every 10 months but only ever owned 1 tent.
Paul have a BA in Cultural Studies and am always interested in collaborating on writing/mixed-media/music projects/writing interviews and feature articles.
Paul can provide a large range of media ( including poster design, flyer's, web design & website management ) for lateral thinkers, artists, musicians, poets, writers, outsiders & protestors.