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Author Murphy, Timothy S., 1964-

Title Wising up the marks : the amodern William Burroughs / Timothy S. Murphy
Published Berkeley, Calif. : University of California Press, [1997]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 276 pages)
Contents Introduction: "Nothing is True, Everything is Permitted" -- Ch. 1. Invisibility and Amodernism -- Ch. 2. No Final Glossary: Fugitive Words in Junky and Queer -- Ch. 3. "All Agents defect and all Resisters sell out": The Negative Dialectics of Naked Lunch -- Ch. 4. "I Hassan i Sabbah rub out the word forever": The Dialectic of Treason and the Abolition of the Law in the Nova Trilogy -- Ch. 5. The Wild Boys: Desire, Fantasy, and the Book of the Dead -- Ch. 6. Quién es? Reconstitution of the Revolutionary Subject in Burroughs's Late Trilogy -- Conclusion: Burroughs's Fin de siècle: Listen to My Last Words Everywhere
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 256-266) and index
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Subject Burroughs, William S., 1914-1997 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
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