Dead Fingers Talk, first published in 1963, was the fifth novel published by Beat Generation author William S. Burroughs. The book was originally published by John Calder in association with Olympia Press.
Dead Fingers Talk, first published in 1963, was the fifth novel published by Beat Generation author William S. The book combines sections from Burroughs' earlier novels, Naked Lunch, The Soft Machine and The Ticket That Exploded, in an attempt to create a new narrative. It is sometimes referred to as a compilation, but this is technically incorrect
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Dead Fingers Talk book. The greatest cut-up book by Burroughs. There are some pages here which actually demonstrate the Burroughs technique before and after. My copy is literally falling apart.
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Contains sections from Burroughs's novels but is nonetheless a new narrative. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required. Jacket is price clipped. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.
Taking its title from a phrase in the Have You Seen Pantopon Rose? section, he created Dead Fingers Talk from some 40 separate short selections of unused material taken from Word, the longest section of the 1957 Interzone manuscript on which Naked Lunch was largely based.
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William S. It’s funny, it’s straightforward, original, and yet very typical of junkie’s talk, and characteristic of author. Burroughs began his book about junk at the dead center of the twentieth century, only a couple of months after relocating his family to Mexico City in late fall 1949. I think it would be a real sad mistake to change, and advise against it. 1 Why was his advice and Burroughs’ choice ignored?
Burroughs, William S. Published by TBS The Book Service Ltd (1970). ISBN 10: 0426050045 ISBN 13: 9780426050049.
Burroughs, William S.