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by Graham Rae
Thu Feb 08, 2018 3:46 pm
Forum: Burroughs Discussion
Topic: Bill as a writing influence
Replies: 5
Views: 8785

Re: Bill as a writing influence

GLN wrote:
Tue Nov 07, 2017 12:20 am
I always found Mr. Burroughs advice on learning to type to be valuable.
What was that advice? Cos he couldn't spell for shit, and his one-finger pecking pages of Naked Lunch are horrendous to look at, for pure lack of flow. Doesn't even put a space after a question mark.
by Graham Rae
Thu Feb 08, 2018 3:45 pm
Forum: Burroughs Discussion
Topic: Bill as a writing influence
Replies: 5
Views: 8785

Re: Bill as a writing influence

Written plenty. Probably too WSB-headspinfluenced at the time.
by Graham Rae
Thu Feb 08, 2018 3:42 pm
Forum: Burroughsian
Topic: Keefs bio
Replies: 3
Views: 785

Re: Keefs bio

Why does the description of Smitty remind me of Burroughs's childhood nanny...?
by Graham Rae
Wed May 17, 2017 1:20 pm
Forum: Burroughsian
Topic: 1979 Angela Carter Interview on Burroughs, Ballard, etc.
Replies: 1
Views: 888

1979 Angela Carter Interview on Burroughs, Ballard, etc.

Done by David Pringle, Ballard's archivist. Just went up for the first time ever online.

https://angelacarteronline.com/2017/05/ ... la-carter/
by Graham Rae
Sun Apr 09, 2017 10:39 am
Forum: Burroughsian
Topic: GG Allin, William S Burroughs reader.
Replies: 1
Views: 866

GG Allin, William S Burroughs reader.

Fucking believe this if you will. Not cunt-and-pasting a quote out of it; read the whole fucking offensive and deranged interview. :shock:

https://web.archive.org/web/20071210210 ... /CMMG.html
by Graham Rae
Thu Dec 22, 2016 6:41 am
Forum: Burroughsian
Topic: Death as Photographic Art.
Replies: 0
Views: 954

Death as Photographic Art.

Hope I never get assassinated in an art gallery, and have my death reviewed like an event.

http://www.vulture.com/2016/12/those-ha ... re-vulture
by Graham Rae
Sat Dec 17, 2016 7:27 am
Forum: Burroughs Discussion
Topic: Trump After Inauguration.
Replies: 0
Views: 1054

Trump After Inauguration.

Why does this suddenly seem very, very familiar? 'Roosevelt After Inauguration: Immediately after the inauguration Roosevelt appeared on the White House balcony, dressed in the purple robes of a Roman Emperor and leading a blind, toothless lion on a gold chain, hog-called his constituents to come an...
by Graham Rae
Mon Nov 28, 2016 6:06 pm
Forum: Burroughsian
Topic: The Beat Women.
Replies: 0
Views: 3737

The Beat Women.

by Graham Rae
Mon Nov 28, 2016 2:15 pm
Forum: Burroughs Discussion
Topic: Anything but the word.
Replies: 2
Views: 2408

Re: Anything but the word.

He was more about communicating through images without talking, really, so posting this here was just really examples of non-verbal communication.
by Graham Rae
Wed Nov 23, 2016 8:17 pm
Forum: Burroughs Discussion
Topic: Anything but the word.
Replies: 2
Views: 2408

Anything but the word.

Examples of communication without words in Naked Lunch, a la Korzybski. Just a random observation. 'Bulletins from Party Headquarters are spelled out in obscene charades by hebephrenics and Latahs and apes. Sollubis fart code, Negroes open and shut mouth to flash messages on gold teeth, Arab rioters...