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Call Me Burroughs

Call Me Burroughs

William Burroughs

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Published by Rhino Entertainment .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary,
  • Unabridged Audio - Drama/Poetry

  • The Physical Object
    FormatAudio cassette
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9470168M
    ISBN 101568265034
    ISBN 109781568265032
    OCLC/WorldCa32586272

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      Call Me Burroughs is a thorough, traditional biography, which will be of interest to scholars, but it is not a book for fans. Given the size and scope of this biography, one question to ask from a scholarly point of view is "What do we learn that is new about Burroughs. Burroughs reads from Naked Lunch and Nova Express. Last spotted on wax in ’65, and unavailable on any format since ! Housed in tip on-style jacket including original liner notes in English and French For the first time in 50 years, Superior Viaduct tee up Billy Burroughs’ seminal Call Me Burroughs .

      Call Me Burroughs A Life By Barry Miles Barry Miles is the author of dozens of books on music, pop culture, and literature. His previous works include an earlier biography of Burroughs, books . Written with the full support of the Burroughs estate and drawing from countless interviews with figures like Allen Ginsberg, Lucien Carr, and Burroughs himself, Call me Burroughs is a rigorously .


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This clear-eyed, thoughtful book solidly rings out Burroughs' generation by placing him at the crossroads (and, sometimes, in the crosshairs) of the cultural moments he strides across. Here, also, is the ethos of post-war America that Burroughs /5(54). In Call Me Burroughs, biographer and Beat historian Barry Miles presents the first full-length biography of Burroughs to be published in a quarter century-and the first one to chronicle the last decade of Burroughs's /5.

In Call Me Burroughs, biographer and Beat historian Barry Miles presents the first full-length biography of Burroughs to be published in a quarter century-and the first one to chronicle the last decade of Burroughs's /5(54).

In Call Me Burroughs, his authoritative new biography, Barry Miles avoids unduly romanticizing Burroughs' outlaw status Nor, wisely, does Miles minimize the depth and tenacity of Burroughs' addictions Miles' book is emphatically not, however, the familiar story of a gifted writer's substance-soaked decline, probably for the simple reason that Burroughs /5(54).

In Call Me Burroughs, biographer and Beat historian Barry Miles presents the first full-length biography of Burroughs to be published in a quarter century-and the first one to chronicle the last decade of Burroughs's 5/5(1). Call Me Burroughs book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

Contents: Bradley the buyer () -- Meeting of International Conferenc 4/5. In Call Me Burroughs, biographer and Beat historian Barry Miles presents the first full-length biography of Burroughs to be published in a quarter century-and the first one to chronicle the last decade of Burroughs's Cited by: 7.

In Call Me Burroughs, biographer and Beat historian Barry Miles presents the first full-length biography of Burroughs to be published in a quarter century-and the first one to chronicle the last decade of Burroughs's.

In “Call Me Burroughs,” his authoritative new biography, Barry Miles avoids unduly romanticizing Burroughs’s outlaw status. Call Me Burroughs: A Life by Barry Miles – review A vivid new biography of the beat wild man recasts him as a vitriolic vaudeville performer haunted by the killing of his wife.

In Call Me Burroughs, biographer and Beat historian Barry Miles presents the first full-length biography of Burroughs to be published in a quarter century-and the first one to chronicle the last decade of. "CALL ME BURROUGHS is the most intimate portrait to date of one of the twentieth century's most complicated, troubled, and influential figures.

Miles's deep knowledge of the man and the work also /5(42). Given its Melvillean echo, “Call Me Burroughs” is, unsurprisingly, a book of travels as much as a biography. Cared for by a nanny who probably involved the little boy in sex games, Burroughs.

Call Me Burroughs consists largely of recordings from Burroughs novels Naked Lunch and the then recently released Nova Express, along with one track from The Soft Machine. This record was /5(10).

CALL ME BURROUGHS. A Life. by Barry Miles. Age Range: - William Burroughs (–) is an equally bizarre figure whose hallucinatory and experimental works of art and unpredictable journey rained influence down the generations from Jack Kerouac to Kurt Cobain. Each week, our editors select the one author and one book.

Call Me Burroughs NPR coverage of Call Me Burroughs: A Life by Barry Miles. News, author interviews, critics' picks and more. In CALL ME BURROUGHS, biographer and Beat historian Barry Miles presents the first full-length biography of Burroughs to be published in a quarter century-and the first one to chronicle the last decade of Burroughs.

referencing Call Me Burroughs, LP, Mono, ESP I got Burroughs to sign my copy of this album when he appeared at the Hacienda in Probably devalued it if anything but don't really care - it means something to me/5(92). Call Me Burroughs eclipses everything else he’s done in terms of breadth, erudition, and sheer narrative combustion.

If you’re one for literary gamesmanship, note that it also trumps Ted Author: Jeremy Lybarger. In CALL ME BURROUGHS, Beat historian Barry Miles presents the first full-length biography of Burroughs to be published in a quarter century and the first one to chronicle the last decade of. But Barry Miles’s huge, engaging, vignette-crammed biography “Call Me Burroughs” throws a bit of cold water on all aspects of the Burroughs legend.Call Me Burroughs has the detail of a genome project — and in his urgency to get it all down, it sometimes feels as though Miles’s thoughts outrace his typing: “One night Bill went down to raid the .In Call Me Burroughs, biographer and Beat historian Barry Miles presents the first full-length biography of Burroughs to be published in a quarter century - and the first one to chronicle the last decade of .