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The Resource William S. Burroughs at the front : critical reception, 1959-1989, edited by Jennie Skerl and Robin Lydenberg

William S. Burroughs at the front : critical reception, 1959-1989, edited by Jennie Skerl and Robin Lydenberg

Label
William S. Burroughs at the front : critical reception, 1959-1989
Title
William S. Burroughs at the front
Title remainder
critical reception, 1959-1989
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jennie Skerl and Robin Lydenberg
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Action
Committed to retain
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3552.U75
LC item number
Z93 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Skerl, Jennie
  • Lydenberg, Robin
  • Southern Illinois University Press
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Burroughs, William S
Label
William S. Burroughs at the front : critical reception, 1959-1989, edited by Jennie Skerl and Robin Lydenberg
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 271-274)
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 ... [et al.] -- 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
Control code
20935146
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
274 p.
Isbn
9780809315864
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
90009403
Other physical details
port.
Label
William S. Burroughs at the front : critical reception, 1959-1989, edited by Jennie Skerl and Robin Lydenberg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 271-274)
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 ... [et al.] -- 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
Control code
20935146
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
274 p.
Isbn
9780809315864
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
90009403
Other physical details
port.

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