Barker, Clive

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Portrait of Clive Barker (click to view image source)
Clive Barker
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Barker, Clive Gender: M
born on 5 October 1952 at 01:00 (= 01:00 AM )
Place Liverpool, England, 53n25, 2w55
Timezone GDT h1e (is daylight saving time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 11°41' s_mo.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 01°43 Asc.s_leocol.18.gif 05°43'


British artist and writer, the prolific author of short stories, plays, novels and screenplays, and a painter and illustrator. His collection of horror stories, "Books of Blood," 1984, marked him as a storyteller with an elegant literary voice to describe explicit violence and deviant sexuality. Other exotic fantasy novels include "Weaveworld" and "Imajica."

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1984 (Book released)

Source Notes

Andrea Meek Winchester quotes a letter from him, given in The Mountain Astrologer 8/2001


  • Vocation : Writers : Erotic
  • Vocation : Writers : Fiction (Short stories, novels)
  • Vocation : Writers : Playwright/ script (Screenplays)
  • Vocation : Art : Fine art artist (Painter and illustrator)