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by jadams11
Tue May 24, 2016 3:11 pm
Forum: Burroughsian
Topic: Cassady/Kerouac letter to be auctioned ....
Replies: 3
Views: 3973

Re: Cassady/Kerouac letter to be auctioned ....

Auction link here, with a few good scans:

http://www.christies.com/features/Neal- ... 393-1.aspx

estimate: $400,000-$600,000
by jadams11
Fri Mar 25, 2016 12:39 pm
Forum: Burroughsian
Topic: Paul Bowles - Music of Morocco
Replies: 0
Views: 14208

Paul Bowles - Music of Morocco

Friends, Some of you may be interested in a new audio release coming next month - a collection of Moroccan music recorded by Paul Bowles in 1959. http://www.dust-digital.com/morocco/ A review of the set, written by the extraordinarily talented Amanda Petrusch, was published in the New Yorker. http:/...
by jadams11
Tue Jun 23, 2015 12:45 pm
Forum: Burroughs Discussion
Topic: CUNY: Lost and Found Series
Replies: 4
Views: 2866

Re: CUNY: Lost and Found Series

Thanks for the notice about this - I'm not sure I would have found it, otherwise. The introduction is good and the cut-ups look very interesting.
by jadams11
Tue May 27, 2014 10:53 am
Forum: Burroughs Discussion
Topic: Parts Unknown - Tangier
Replies: 0
Views: 2740

Parts Unknown - Tangier

Last night I watched a rerun of the Tangier episode of Anthony Bourdain's CNN television travel show Parts Unknown. There were a few references to Burroughs, Bowles, and Interzone in addition to the usual topics of food and local attractions. It's worth watching if you can catch another airing or st...
by jadams11
Wed Apr 23, 2014 9:34 am
Forum: Burroughs Discussion
Topic: Restored Texts
Replies: 21
Views: 5841

Re: Restored Texts

I'm referring to the Grove editions here. I have no knowledge of the Penguins. I suspect most of us have versions of these books already. So, to me, the supplementary text is what's most interesting. Is the Burroughs material "new"? Not really. Are these books still worth buying? At $12 each on Amaz...
by jadams11
Sat Apr 19, 2014 7:23 am
Forum: Burroughs Discussion
Topic: Restored Texts
Replies: 21
Views: 5841

Re: Restored Texts

Bravo to Oliver Harris for writing the introductions to the new editions/Restored Text of the 'Cut-Up Trilogy." It's hard to overstate how much detail and insight he managed to get into a few dozen pages at the beginning of each volume. The introductions alone are reason enough to buy the new editio...
by jadams11
Tue Feb 11, 2014 12:00 pm
Forum: Burroughs Discussion
Topic: Beat Scene Burroughs special issue
Replies: 4
Views: 1989

Re: Beat Scene Burroughs special issue

I received my copy of the WSB birthday Beat Scene last week. It's a great piece of work - very well put together.
by jadams11
Sat Jan 07, 2012 9:40 pm
Forum: Burroughsian
Topic: Ed Sanders on Fuck You Press
Replies: 4
Views: 1878

Re: Ed Sanders on Fuck You Press

Pictures on almost every page. I love it.