'It’s After the End of the World' is picture novel study of the human spirit in the fantastic, magical and human soul in the metaphorical
and physical sense in Five Chapters; Oppression, Rainbows, Mythology, Cosmology, Salvation..
Aboriginal mysteries acknowledge our unity as universal, affirmed through ritual that our undying participation reflects
ancient laws that contemporary scientists rediscover by observation. Photographer Gerald Jenkins grasps this process and wonders who else stumbles
along this road which no one knows how to begin or to end..
Sun Ra explicitly acknowledged the universal messages transmitted through us via our imaginations and honoured these gifts with correspondent harmonies.
Sun Ra’s universe is After The End Of The World because its contents are bound to Eternity.
Cosmology is the language of this cosmos we maintain, the lighted breath Sun Ra learned to speak,
a language you wouldn’t learn if it was told to you. Salvation is not a waiting game, has no textbook; to embrace the infinite,
one releases everything to be whole — this is what Sun Ra found through Discipline decided by listening at the door to the Cosmos.
This book is a tarot for today. 'It’s After the End of the World' represents a milestone for the foreverism
of an immeasurable cosmic organism that Sun Ra envisioned, and led Gerald Jenkins to re-imagine this in this 344 page art and poetry book
with 306 Photographic illustrations plus featuring poems by Sun Ra and Kainthepoet and written contributions by Norman Douglas, Darius James, Jake-ann Jones,
Carl Martin, Little Annie, Michael Gonzales.
This book presents ancient conceptions of oneness and spirituality as the true reality, and civilized progress as the myth.
We invite you to dive in and to investigate.