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Paul is a neuropsychologist based at Plymouth University. His book ‘INTO THE SILENT LAND’ (Atlantic Books, 2003) which mixes neurological case stories, fiction and memoir was shortlisted for the Guardian First Book Award and translated into 10 languages to date. He is a regular contributor to the political and cultural magazine Prospect and The Times. Following the success of ‘ON EGO’, a play in collaboration with theatre director Mick Gordon, their new play, ‘ON EMOTION’, opens in November 2008 at Soho Theatre, London. Paul’s new book, ‘THE LAWS OF MAGIC’ is forthcoming.