William Burroughs

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National Geographic
How an Obsolete Copy Machine Started a Revolutiondug one up for me and presented it on a plastic book cradle. About the size of
How an Obsolete Copy Machine Started a Revolution
National Geographic / Posted 4 days ago
dug one up for me and presented it on a plastic book cradle. About the size of a passport, it was a flimsy copy of a William Burroughs short story “stomped into print” in 1964 and held together with two staples. Some of the ink was smudged,... Read more
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The Advocate
Can You Enjoy Good Art by Bad People?school. I sat up on my high horse and called down to my classmates. “You know S
Can You Enjoy Good Art by Bad People?
The Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
school. I sat up on my high horse and called down to my classmates. “You know Salinger diddled a 14-year-old, right? And William Burroughs shot his wife in the head?” I stayed stuck up there until I ran out of Virginia Woolf novels and was forced... Read more
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Metro Silicon Valley
The Wild Party | San Jose Stage Company | MusicalMarch's poem gives The Wild Party's musical adaptation its gritty, gin-soaked r
The Wild Party | San Jose Stage Company | Musical
Metro Silicon Valley / Posted 13 days ago
March's poem gives The Wild Party's musical adaptation its gritty, gin-soaked roots. It is said that the piece inspired William Burroughs (of Naked Lunch fame) to write. The show opens on Queenie (played by Allison F. Rich), a young and sultry... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Fashion, Graffiti and L.A.'s Street Art Scene: 8 Artists to Knowany photographs reprinted of the cadaver would fall under copyright law. Rime’
Fashion, Graffiti and L.A.'s Street Art Scene: 8 Artists to Know
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 18 days ago
any photographs reprinted of the cadaver would fall under copyright law. Rime’s lawyer has since shot back, claiming that William Burroughs’ Naked Lunch wouldn’t be protected since he wrote it on illegal drugs, but Scott’s team has stood firm by... Read more
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EuroNews
Alkantara festival brings cream of performance arts to Lisbonsex and death. In his writings he is very inspired by American stand-up comedia
Alkantara festival brings cream of performance arts to Lisbon
EuroNews / Posted 18 days ago
sex and death. In his writings he is very inspired by American stand-up comedian, social critic and satirist Lenny Bruce, William Burroughs, beat poetry and B-movies. In the end he joins his musicians for a wild and noisy concert performance. “I... Read more
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EuroNews
Alkantara festival brings cream of performance arts to Lisbonsex and death. In his writings he is very inspired by American stand-up comedia
Alkantara festival brings cream of performance arts to Lisbon
EuroNews / Posted 19 days ago
sex and death. In his writings he is very inspired by American stand-up comedian, social critic and satirist Lenny Bruce, William Burroughs, beat poetry and B-movies. In the end he joins his musicians for a wild and noisy concert performance. “I... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
The Greenwich Village tour guide following in his father's footstepsand New York University’s expansion. Over burgers and beer last week at MacDou
The Greenwich Village tour guide following in his father's footsteps
Crain's New York Business / Posted 20 days ago
and New York University’s expansion. Over burgers and beer last week at MacDougal Street’s Minetta Tavern, where William Burroughs used to treat the perennially broke Ginsberg and Jack Kerouac to meals in the 1950s, McDarrah explained how... Read more
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The Atlantic
Laurie Anderson on Trump, Hillary, and Why She Hated 'Hamilton'time? Anderson: I don’t know. It’s difficult. You want to be really clear who
Laurie Anderson on Trump, Hillary, and Why She Hated 'Hamilton'
The Atlantic / Posted 27 days ago
time? Anderson: I don’t know. It’s difficult. You want to be really clear who you’re talking to in something like that. So William Burroughs for example invented a very good way of using the word “you.” The word “you” meant you people in the... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Timothy McDarrah gives Greenwich Village tours in his photographer father's footstepsand New York University’s expansion. Over burgers and beer last week at MacDou
Timothy McDarrah gives Greenwich Village tours in his photographer father's footsteps
Crain's New York Business / Posted 27 days ago
and New York University’s expansion. Over burgers and beer last week at MacDougal Street’s Minetta Tavern, where William Burroughs used to treat the perennially broke Ginsberg and Jack Kerouac to meals in the 1950s, McDarrah explained how... Read more
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The New Statesman
As the Johnny Depp domestic abuse claims reveal, we are too quick to make excuses for men we admirecrass somehow to say “that man hurts women”, when he is surely a fascinating an
As the Johnny Depp domestic abuse claims reveal, we are too quick to make excuses for men we admire
The New Statesman / Posted 28 days ago
crass somehow to say “that man hurts women”, when he is surely a fascinating and admirable character in so many other ways. William Burroughs shot his wife in the head and Leo Tolstoy raped his wife repeatedly and Roman Polanski sodomised a drugged... Read more

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