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Title William S. Burroughs cutting up the century / edited by Joan Hawkins and Alex Wermer-Colan ; contributing editors, Charles Cannon, Tony Brewer, and Landon Palmer
Published Bloomington, Indiana : Indiana University Press, [2019]
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Description 1 online resource (xxii, 434 pages)
Contents Cutting Up the Century / Oliver Harris -- The Nova Convention : Celebrating the Burroughs of Downtown New York / Kristen Galvin -- Mutable Forms : The Proto-Ecology of William Burroughs' Early Cut-Ups / Chad Weidner
Summary William S. Burroughs Cutting Up the Century is the definitive book on Burroughs' overarching cut-up project and its relevance to the American twentieth century. It features original essays, interviews, and discussions by established Burroughs scholars, respected artists, and people who encountered Burroughs. The essays consider Burroughs from a range of starting points--literary studies, media studies, popular culture, gender studies, post-colonialism, history, and geography
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on May 31, 2019)
Subject Burroughs, William S., 1914-1997 -- Criticism and interpretation
Burroughs, William S., 1914-1997.
Cut-ups (Literary form)
Cut-ups (Literary form)
LITERARY CRITICISM / American / General
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Brewer, Tony, contributor
Cannon, Charles, contributor
Harris, Oliver (Oliver C. G.)
Hawkins, Joan, 1953- editor
Palmer, Landon, contributor
Wermer-Colan, Alex, editor
LC no. 2018026007
ISBN 025304135X electronic book
0253041368 electronic book
9780253041357 electronic book
9780253041364 electronic book
hardcover ; alkaline paper