The Soft Machine

The Soft Machine

Buy Paperback Buy eBook Review from a Transgressive Fiction Fan Intoxicating. I could not figure out why I liked this book so much. This was my first of Burroughs’ books and now I’m hooked. Non-linear and cut-up, what more could you ask for? Soft Machine...
Junky

Junky

Buy Paperback Buy eBook Review from a Transgressive Fiction Fan Junky was somehow my first Burroughs read and I loved it. It’s a personal, detailed account of his time using, selling, and running junk (opiates) through the 40s. History/culture buffs of that era will...
Naked Lunch

Naked Lunch

Buy Paperback Buy eBook Review from a Transgressive Fiction Fan This book is not easy to read if your idea of reading is that it has a linear plot, characters that are either good, bad or somewhere in between, spirit-uplifting narratives and dialogues and inspiring...
William S Burroughs

William S Burroughs

William Seward Burroughs II, (also known by his pen name William Lee; February 5, 1914 – August 2, 1997) was an American novelist, short story writer, essayist, painter, and spoken word performer. A primary figure of the Beat Generation and a major postmodernist...