Writers: William S. Burroughs

An online guide to to the life and work of William S. Burroughs
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William S. Burroughs


'The ugly spirit': Burroughs and the Naked Lunch
Naked Lunch: The Fiftieth Anniversary
William S. Burroughs reads Junky
The Cat Inside: William Burroughs
William S. Burroughs' First Trilogy
William Burroughs talks to Philippe Mikriammos
William S. Burroughs on Writing and Art
Listening to William S. Burroughs
Naked Lunch: Deposition Manuscript
William S. Burroughs on Writing Routines
50 Tough Books for Extreme Readers

Writers on Burroughs

J. G. Ballard on William S. Burroughs
'Inmate in the cosmic madhouse': Ballard on Burroughs
Will Self on Burroughs and Junky


William Burroughs' Belongings
William Burroughs and Susan Sontag on meeting Beckett
Burroughs vs. Capote
When Bowie Met Burroughs
97 Things You Didn't Know About William S. Burroughs
Barry Miles, Call Me Burroughs: A Life

Film and Television

Tea with Bacon and Burroughs
Van Sant/Burroughs: The Discipline of D. E.
William S. Burroughs on Allen Ginsberg
William S. Burroughs: A Man Within
BFI: William Burroughs: A Man Within
Cronenberg: 'Imagination is dangerous'
William S. Burroughs: Commissioner of Sewers
Gary Indiana on Burroughs and Naked Lunch


Writers' Autographs
Burroughs, Lynch and Warhol: Photography Exhibition
The Lost Art of William S. Burroughs' Ah Pook Is Here
William S. Burroughs in Pop Culture
William S. Burroughs: 2010 Reissues
Burroughs 23: Charles Gatewood's Photographs of William S. Burroughs
Beat Memories: The Photographs of Allen Ginsberg