Golden Quatrain Dub

by Aidan Andrew Dun

Visionary William Blake superimposed the symbolism and philosophy behind the Book of Ezekiel on the map of London, a psychogeographical prophet working ahead of his time. His elemental ‘Four Zoas’ are Ezekiel’s ‘Four Living Creatures’ and Blake amazingly places his Zoas over the four quarters of his sacred London in a masterstroke of alternative urban planning. The Golden Quatrain is the key to this fourfold attribution which demarcates a city of spiritual art and political freedom, now building…

Check the dub in your beads and meditate with me on the wonders of Blake’s London cosmology centred on Kings Cross.