Archive for October 2nd, 2009

Naked Lunch, 50th anniversary conference

October 2, 2009

Thanks to Andie Tucher for the forward

As part of a New York City-wide celebration of the 50th anniversary of William S. Burroughs’s NAKED LUNCH, the Rare Book & Manuscript Library at Columbia University will host an afternoon of talks:

October 9, 2009
Columbia University Faculty House, 3rd floor
1-6pm

A reception and an exhibition viewing will follow at 6pm in the Rare Book & Manuscript Library.
http://www.columbia.edu/cu/lweb/news/libraries/2009/2009-09-16.nakedlunch.html

The topics for the Columbia sessions will include Textual Studies, Bibliography, and Publishing History.  For a detailed schedule of Columbia talks & events, see the attached schedule & map.

For other events celebrating Burroughs’s NAKED LUNCH in NYC October 7-10, see:
http://www.schoolofvisualarts.edu/news/index.jsp?sid0=228&page_id=519&content_id=3134