Friday, December 17, 2004

About William S. (Seward) Burroughs.

William S. (Seward) Burroughs (February 5, 1914 - August 2, 1997).

An American novelist, essayist, satirist and social critic. Burroughs' writing is original, graphic, and candid. He produced a sizable amount of literature in over forty years of international publication. He was inducted into the American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters in 1983. His early writing is often associated with the Beat Generation. Burroughs was close friends with Allen Ginsberg, Gregory Corso, Jack Kerouac, and Herbert Huncke before he was a published author.

Thursday, December 16, 2004

Download: Junky's Christmas

FULL DOWNLOAD: Junky's Christmas

Wednesday, December 15, 2004

Download: Junky

Before his 1959 breakthrough, Naked Lunch, an unknown William S. Burroughs wrote Junk, his first book, a candid, eyewitness account of times and places that are now long gone. This book brings them vividly to life again; it is an unvarnished field report from the American postwar underground.

FULL DOWNLOAD: Junky

Tuesday, December 14, 2004

Links and Resources

The William S. Burroughs Files
The unofficial William Burroughs Homepage is part of web-zine called Firehorse
and includes some nicely marked up etexts.

William S Burroughs: The Biography Project
William S. Burroughs - biography, bibliography, filmography and links for William
S Burroughs.

LitKicks: William S. Burroughs
William Seward Burroughs was the grandson of the founder of the Burroughs Adding
Machine company, which evolved into the Burroughs Corporation, which made huge ...

EPC William Burroughs Author Home Page
William Burroughs. Bio Notes &Publications. Selected Burroughs Sites
WORD VIRUS a collection of quotes by William S. Burroughs