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William S. Burroughs at the front : critical reception, 1959-1989

Author: Jennie Skerl; Robin Lydenberg
Publisher: Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, ©1991.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
William S. Burroughs at the front.
Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, ©1991
(DLC) 90009403
(OCoLC)20935146
Named Person: William S Burroughs; William S Burroughs; William S Burroughs; William S Burroughs
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jennie Skerl; Robin Lydenberg
ISBN: 058503950X 9780585039503
OCLC Number: 42330571
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (274 pages) : portrait
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Points of intersection : an overview of William S. Burroughs and his critics / Robin Lydenberg and Jennie Skerl --
The book burners and sweet sixteen / John Ciardi --
Anyone who can pick up a frying pan owns death / Alan Ansen --
Burroughs' Naked lunch / Mary McCarthy --
UGH ... / John Willett --
Responses to "UGH ..." / John Calder [and others] --
The subtracting machine : the work of William Burroughs / Ihab Hassan --
Notes on Burroughs / Marshall McLuhan --
Objections to William Burroughs / David Lodge --
The algebra of need / Theodore Solotaroff --
William Burroughs and the literature of addiction / Frank D. McConnell --
Rub out the word / Tony Tanner --
He's just wild about writing / Alfred Kazin --
The end of the body : radical space in Burroughs / Cary Nelson. Listening to Burroughs' voice / Neal Oxenhandler --
The broken circuit / John Tytell --
On The last words of Dutch Schultz / Eric Mottram --
"Cut-ups" : a Synema of the text / Anne Friedberg --
Beckett, Proust, and Burroughs and the perils of "Image warfare" / Nicholas Zurbrugg --
Freedom through fantasy in the recent novels of William S. Burroughs / Jennie Skerl --
Burroughs' theater of illusion : Cities of the red night / Steven Shaviro --
Burroughs' western / David Glover --
The postmodern anus : parody and utopia in two recent novels by William Burroughs / Wayne Pounds --
'El hombre invisible' / Robin Lydenberg --
On Burroughs' art / James Grauerholz --
Cut-up closure : the return to narrative / Oliver C.G. Harris --
My purpose is to write for the space age / William S. Burroughs.
Responsibility: edited by Jennie Skerl and Robin Lydenberg.

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