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William S. Burroughs – Contributions to Periodicals

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SECTION C:
This index includes contributions to periodicals and excludes interviews

Reference here is made to the Maynard & Miles bibliography (ref. M&M) and Brian Schottlaender’s bibliography (ref. BS). The first categorized publications in chronological order, while the latter used an alphabetical order within years. Publications are presented here in chronological order.


1957

  1. THE BRITISH JOURNAL OF ADDICTION, Vol. 53, No. 2, edited by John Yerbury Dent *
    Shrewsbury: Society for the Study of Addiction, January 1957

Burroughs contribution: “Letter from a Master Addict to Dangerous Drugs”
(M&M C1) (BS C2)

  1. THE BLACK MOUNTAIN REVIEW, No. 7, edited by Robert Creeley
    Black Mountain: Black Mountain College, Autumn 1957

Burroughs contribution: “from Naked Lunch, Book III: In Search of Yage”
(M&M C2) (BS C1)

Note: published under the pseudonym William Lee.


1958

  1. YUGEN, No. 3, edited by LeRoi Jones
    New York City: Totem Press, Spring 1958

Burroughs contribution: “Have You Seen Pantapon Rose?”
(M&M C3) (BS C5)

Note: excerpt from Naked Lunch.

  1. CHICAGO REVIEW, Vol. 12, No. 1, edited by Irving Rosenthal
    Chicago: University of Chicago Press, Spring 1958

Burroughs contribution: “Excerpt: Naked Lunch
(M&M C4) (BS C3)


  1. CHICAGO REVIEW, Vol. 12, No. 3, edited by Irving Rosenthal
    Chicago: University of Chicago Press, Autumn 1958

Burroughs contribution: “Chapter 2 of Naked Lunch
(M&M C5) (BS C4)


1959

  1. BIG TABLE, No. 1, edited by Irving Rosenthal
    Chicago: Big Table, Spring 1959

Burroughs contribution: “Ten Episodes from Naked Lunch
(M&M C6) (BS C6)

Note: Episodes 2 and 5 reprinted from Chicago Review, Vol. 12, No. 1 (Spring 1958) [see (M&M C4)].

  1. BIG TABLE, No. 2, edited by Paul Carroll
    Chicago: Big Table, Summer 1959

Burroughs contribution: “In Quest of Yage”
(M&M C7) (BS C7)



  1. NEW DEPARTURES, No. 1, edited by Michael Horovitz
    Oxford: New Departures, Summer 1959

Burroughs contribution: “The Exterminator Does a Good Job”, “Coke Bugs”
(M&M C8) (BS C10)

Note: excerpts from Naked Lunch.

  1. JABBERWOCK, edited by Alex Neish
    Edinburgh: University of Edinburgh, 1959

Burroughs contribution: “And Start West”
(M&M C9) (BS C8)

Note: excerpt from Naked Lunch.

  1. MAN’S WILDCAT ADVENTURES, Vol. 1, No. 1 *
    New York City: Candar Publishing Company, June 1959

Burroughs contribution: “The Amazing Truth About a Junkie”
(Not in M&M) (BS C9)

Note: published under the pseudonym William Lee.

  1. NOMAD, Nos. 5/6, edited by Donald Factor and Anthony Linick
    Culver City: Nomad, Winter 1959

Burroughs contribution: “Open Letter to Life Magazine” [co-authored with Brion Gysin, Sinclair Beiles, and Gregory Corso]
(M&M C10) (BS C18)

  1. SEMINA, No. 4, edited by Wallace Berman
    San Francisco: Semina, 1959

Burroughs contribution: “excerpt from Pantapon Rose”
(M&M C11) (BS C11)

Note: excerpt from Naked Lunch.


1960

  1. EVERGREEN REVIEW, Vol. 4, No. 11, edited by Barney Rosset *
    New York City: Evergreen Review, January-February 1960

Burroughs contribution: “Deposition: Testimony Concerning a Sickness”, “Newspeak Précis”
(M&M C12, C14) (BS C14)

  1. LA NOUVELLE REVUE FRANÇAISE, No. 85, edited by Jean Paulhan *
    Paris: Éditions Gallimard, January 1960

Burroughs contribution: “Témoignage a propos d’une Maladie”
(M&M C13) (BS C19)

Note: French translation of “Deposition: Testimony Concerning a Sickness” by Eric Kahane; published concurrently with the English-language version in the Evergreen Review [see (M&M C12)]

  1. MADEMOISELLE, Vol. 50, No. 3, edited by Betsy Blackwell *
    New York City: Conde Nast, January 1960

Burroughs contribution: “Quo Vadis?”
(M&M C15) (BS C17)



  1. BIG TABLE, Vol. 1, No. 4, edited by Paul Carroll
    Chicago: Big Table, Spring 1960

Burroughs contribution: “But Is All Back Seat of Dreaming”
(M&M C16) (BS C13)


  1. KULCHUR, No. 1, edited by Marc D. Schleifer
    New York City: Kulchur, Spring 1960

Burroughs contribution: “The Conspiracy”
(M&M C19) (BS C16)

According to Schottlaender, “a section from the original manuscript of Naked Lunch. It was not available and does not appear in the otherwise complete edition of Naked Lunch, published by Olympia Press, Paris, 1959.”

  1. BETWEEN WORLDS, Vol. 1, No. 1, edited by Dr. Gilbert Neiman *
    San German: Inter American University, Summer 1960

Burroughs contribution: “Ten Age Future Time”
(M&M C17) (BS C12)

Note: excerpt from Minutes to Go.

  1. HAUTE SOCIÉTÉ, No. 1, edited by Jacques Houbart *
    Paris: Haute Société, June 1960

Burroughs contribution: “Nothing Is True, Everything Is Permitted”
(M&M C18) (BS C15)


  1. HAUTE SOCIÉTÉ, No. 2, edited by Jacques Houbart *
    Paris: Haute Société, September 1960

Burroughs contribution: “The Naked Lunch (fragment)”
(not in M&M) (not in BS)

Note: French translation by Jacques Houbart.

  1. SIDEWALK, Vol. 1, No. 2, edited by Alex Neish
    Edinburgh: Sidewalk, 1960

Burroughs contribution: “Have You Seen Slotless City?”
(M&M C20) (BS C20)


  1. BIRTH, No. 3, edited by Tuli Kupferberg *
    New York City: Birth Press, Autumn 1960

Burroughs contribution: miscellaneous quotes
(M&M C21-23) (not in BS)

Note: excerpts from British Journal of Addiction, and The Naked Lunch.


1961

  1. EVERGREEN REVIEW, Vol. 5, No. 16, edited by Barney Rosset
    New York City: Evergreen Review, January-February 1961

Burroughs contribution: “Meeting of International Conference of Technological Psychiatry”, “The Country Clerk”, “Interzone”
(M&M C24) (BS C21)

Note: excerpt from Naked Lunch

  1. METRONOME, Vol. 78, No. 5, edited by David Solomon *
    New York City: Metronome, May 1961

Burroughs contribution: “No Bueno, from The Soft Machine
(M&M C25) (BS C28)


  1. LOCUS SOLUS, No. 2, edited by Kenneth Koch
    Lans-en-Vercors: Locus Solus, Summer 1961

Burroughs contribution: “Everywhere March Your Head”, “Sons of Your In”
(M&M C26, C27) (BS C27)

Note: cut-ups of Arthur Rimbaud’s “To a Reason”, arranged by Burroughs and Gregory Corso.

  1. TWO CITIES, No. 6, edited by Jean Fanchette *
    Paris: Mistral Bookshop, Summer 1961

Burroughs contribution: “Transitional Period”
(M&M C28) (BS C34)



  1. METRONOME, Vol. 78, No. 8, edited by David Solomon *
    New York City: Metronome, August 1961

Burroughs contribution: “This Is the Time of the Assassins”
(M&M C29) (BS C29)


  1. EVERGREEN REVIEW, Vol. 5, No. 20, edited by Barney Rosset
    New York City: Evergreen Review, September-October 1961

Burroughs contribution: “Comments on ‘The Night Before Thinking’”
(M&M C30) (BS C22)

Note: commentary by Burroughs on Ahmed Yacoubi’s “The Night Before Thinking”, included in the same issue.

  1. THE FLOATING BEAR, No. 5, edited by Diane Di Prima and LeRoi Jones
    New York City: The Floating Bear, April 1961

Burroughs contribution: “Out Show Window and We’re Proud of It”, “Dear Allen: There is no thing to fear. . . .” [letter dated 21 June 1960]
(M&M C31, C32) (BS C23)

  1. THE FLOATING BEAR, No. 9, edited by Diane Di Prima and LeRoi Jones
    New York City: The Floating Bear, June 1961

Burroughs contribution: “Routine: Roosevelt After Inauguration”
(M&M C33) (BS C24)


  1. SWANK, Vol. 8, No. 3, edited by Jonathan Starr *
    New York City: Royal Publications, July 1961

Burroughs contribution: “The Word”
(M&M C34) (BS C33)

Note: excerpt from Naked Lunch.

  1. THE OUTSIDER, Vol. 1, No. 1, edited by Jon Edgar Webb and Gypsy Lou Webb
    New Orleans: Loujon Press, Fall 1961

Burroughs contribution: “Operation: ‘Soft Machine’/Cut”
(M&M C35) (BS C31)


  1. KULCHUR, No. 3, edited by Marc Schleifer *
    New York City: Kulchur Press, 1961

Burroughs contribution: “In Search of Yage”
(M&M C36) (BS C26)



  1. OLYMPIA, No. 1, edited by Maurice Girodias and Iris Owens *
    Paris: Olympia, December 1961

Burroughs contribution: “Ten Episodes from The Soft Machine
(M&M C37) (BS C30)


  1. RHINOZEROS, No. 5, edited by Rolf and Gunter Dienst
    Itzehoe: Rhinozeros, 1961

Burroughs contribution: “Wind Hand Caught in the Door”
(M&M C38) (BS C32)

Note: excerpt from The Soft Machine; German translation by Anselm Hollo.


1962

  1. EVERGREEN REVIEW, Vol. 6, No. 22, edited by Barney Rosset *
    New York City: Evergreen Review, January-February 1962

Burroughs contribution: “Introduction to Naked Lunch, The Soft Machine, Novia Express”, “Episodes from Novia Express
(M&M C39) (BS C36)

  1. NUL, No. 5, edited by Dirk Claus *
    Sint Niklaas: Paradox Press, January 1962

Burroughs contribution: “Take That Business to Wallgreens”
(M&M C40) (BS C39)

  1. NUL, No. 6, edited by Dirk Claus *
    Sint Niklaas: Paradox Press, 1962

Burroughs contribution: “Routine: Roosevelt After Inauguration”
(M&M C41) (BS C40)

  1. THE SECOND COMING MAGAZINE, Vol. 1, No. 3, edited by Samuel Pitts Edwards *
    New York City: The Second Coming Magazine, March 1962

Burroughs contribution: “One Chapter from The Novia Express
(M&M C42) (BS C44)

  1. RHINOZEROS, No. 6, edited by Rolf and Gunter Dienst
    Itzehoe: Rhinozeros, July 1962

Burroughs contribution: “Novia Express”
(M&M C43) (BS C42)



  1. BLM: BONNIERS LITTERÄRA MAGASIN, No. 6, edited by Daniel Hjorth *
    Stockholm: Albert Bonniers: July–August 1962

Burroughs contribution: “Novia Express”
(not in M&M) (BS C35)

Note: Swedish translation by Lars Wilson.

  1. EVERGREEN  REVIEW, Vol. 6, No. 25, edited by Barney Rosset
    New York City: Evergreen Review, July-August 1962

Burroughs contribution: “Outskirts of the City”
(M&M C44) (BS C37)

Note: excerpt from Novia Express.

  1. RHINOZEROS, No. 7, edited by Rolf and Gunter Dienst
    Itzehoe: Rhinozeros, 1962

Burroughs contribution: “Be cheerful sir, our revels touching circumstance…”
(M&M C45) (BS C43)


  1. THE OUTSIDER, Vol. 1, No. 2, edited by Jon Edgar Webb and Gypsy Lou Webb
    New Orleans: Loujon Press, Summer 1962

Burroughs contribution: “Wilt Caught in Time.”
(M&M C46) (BS C41)



  1. THE FLOATING BEAR, No. 24, edited by Diane Di Prima and LeRoi Jones
    New York City: The Floating Bear, September-October 1962

Burroughs contribution: “Spain & 42 St.”, “Dead Whistle Stop Already End”, “Where Flesh Circulates”
(M&M C47-C49) (BS C38)

  1. YUGEN, No. 8, edited by LeRoi Jones
    New York City: Totem Press, 1962

Burroughs contribution: “The Cut-Up Method of Brion Gysin”
(M&M C50) (BS C46)


  1. AKZENTE, Vol. 9, No.6, edited by Walter Höllerer and Hans Bender *
    Munich: Carl Hanser, December 1962

Burroughs contribution: “The Photograph Crashes – The Word Crashes”, “Last Rays of Dusk”
(not in M&M) (not in BS)

Note: excerpts from Naked Lunch.

  1. TRANSATLANTIC REVIEW, No. 11, edited by J.F. McCrindle *
    London: Transatlantic Review, Winter 1962

Burroughs contribution: “Censorship”, “The Future of the Novel”, “Notes on These Pages”, “Nova Police Besieged McEwan Hall”
(M&M C51) (BS C45)


1963

  1. RANDSTAD, No. 4, edited by Hugo Claus, Ivo Michels, Harry Mulisch, Simon Vinkenoog 
    Amsterdam: De Bezige Bij, January 1963

Burroughs contribution: “Outskirts of the City”
(M&M C52) (BS C58)

Note: Dutch translation by Cornelis Bastiaan Vaandrager and Simon Vinkenoog.

  1. EVERGREEN REVIEW, Vol. 7, No. 29, edited by Barney Rosset *
    New York City: Evergreen Review, March–April 1963

Burroughs contribution: “Two Episodes from Nova Express
(M&M C53) (BS C51)

  1. OLYMPIA, No. 4, edited by Maurice Girodias *
    Paris: Olympia, April 1963

Burroughs contribution: “The Ticket That Exploded”
(M&M C54) (BS C56)


  1. THE YALE LITERARY MAGAZINE, Vol. 131, Nos. 3-4, edited by Michael S. Gill *
    New Haven: Yale Literary Society, April 1963

Burroughs contribution: “Call the Old Doctor Twice?”
(M&M C55) (BS C61)


  1. THE OUTSIDER, Vol. 1, No. 3, edited by Jon Edgar & Gypsy Lou Webb
    New Orleans: Loujon Press, Spring 1963

Burroughs contribution: “Take It to Cut City U.S.A.”
(M&M C57) (BS C57)


  1. GAMBIT: THE NEW UNIVERSITY REVIEW, edited by Bill McArthur
    Edinburgh: The University of Edinburgh, Spring 1963

Burroughs contribution: “The Mayan Caper”
(M&M C58) (BS C53)


  1. THE HARVARD ADVOCATE, Vol. 97, No. 3, edited by Donald Bloch *
    Cambridge: Harvard Advocate, Spring 1963

Burroughs contribution: “Who Him? Don’t Let Him Out There”
(M&M C59) (BS C54)


  1. CLEFT, Vol. 1, No. 1, edited by Bill McArthur *
    Edinburgh: Cleft, June 1963

Burroughs contribution: “Martin’s Folly”
(M&M C60) (BS C50)



  1. IL VERRI, No. 8, edited by Luciano Anceschi *
    Milan: Feltrinelli, June 1963

Burroughs contribution: “Le Censura e il Romanzo”
(M&M C61) (BS C60)

Note: Italian translation of “Censorship”, which first appeared in Transatlantic Review, No. 11 (Winter 1962) [see (M&M C51)].

  1. AKZENTE, Vol. 10, No. 3, edited by Walter Höllerer and Hans Bender *
    Munich: Carl Hanser, June 1963

Burroughs contribution: “Grenzstadt”
(M&M C62) (BS C47)

Note: German translation  of “The Border City” by Katharina and Peter Behrens.

  1. BIRMINGHAM BULLETIN, No. 2, edited by James Dunlop *
    Birmingham: Birmingham Artists and Writers Publishing Co. Ltd., Autumn 1963

Burroughs contribution: “Unfinished Cigarette.”
(M&M C63) (BS C48)

  1. TRANSATLANTIC REVIEW, No. 14, edited by J.F. McCrindle *
    London: Transatlantic Review, Autumn 1963

Burroughs contribution: “The Beginning Is Also the End”
(M&M C64) (BS C59)


  1. FILM, No.37, edited by Peter Armitage
    London: Federation of Film Societies, Autumn 1963

Burroughs contribution: “Towers Open Fire!”
(M&M C65) (BS C52)


  1. CITY LIGHTS JOURNAL, No. 1, edited by Lawrence Ferlinghetti *
    San Francisco: City Lights, 1963

Burroughs contribution: “I Am Dying, Meester?”
(M&M C66) (BS C49)

Note: excerpt from The Yage Letters.

  1. MY OWN MAG, No. 2, edited by Jeff Nuttall *
    Barnet: Homosap Inc, December 1963

Burroughs contribution: “From H. B. William S. Burroughs”
(M&M C93) (BS C55)



1964

  1. THE TIMES LITERARY SUPPLEMENT, No. 3230 *
    London: Oxford University Press, January 1964

Burroughs contribution: “Sir,—It seems to me that any author/ …” [Letter to the Editor]
(M&M C67) (BS C91)

  1. GNAOUA, No. 1, edited by Ira Cohen
    Tangier: Gnaoua Press, Spring 1964

Burroughs contribution: “Pry Yourself Loose and Listen”, “Notes on Page One”, “Ancient Face Gone Out”, “Just So Long and Long Enough”
(M&M C68-71) (BS C76)

  1. TRANSATLANTIC REVIEW, No. 15, edited by J.F. McCrindle *
    London: Transatlantic Review, Spring 1964

Burroughs contribution: “From ‘A Distant Hand Lifted’”
(M&M C72) (BS C93)

  1. EVERGREEN REVIEW, Vol. 8, No. 32, edited by Barney Rosset *
    New York City: Evergreen Review, April–May 1964

Burroughs contribution: “They Just Fade Away.”
(M&M C73) (BS C72)

  1. CLEFT, Vol. 1, No. 2, edited by Bill McArthur
    Edinburgh: Cleft, May 1964

Burroughs contribution: “A Distant Hand Lifted.”
(M&M C74) (BS C69)


  1. C: A JOURNAL OF POETRY, Vol. 1, No. 9, edited by Ted Berrigan *
    New York City: C Press, Summer 1964

Burroughs contribution: “Giver of Winds Is My Name”, “Intersections Shifts and Scanning from ‘Literary Days’ by Tom Veitch”
(M&M C75-C76) (BS C67)

  1. THE INSECT TRUST GAZETTE, No. 1, edited by Leonard Belasco, Jed Irwin, Robert Basara, and Bill Levy *
    Philadelphia: Insect Trust Gazette, Summer 1964

Burroughs contribution: “Burning Heavens, Idiot”, “Grids”
(M&M C78-C79) (BS C77)

  1. FUCK YOU/ A MAGAZINE OF THE ARTS, No. 5, Vol. 7, edited by Edward Sanders
    New York City: Fuck You Press, September 1964

Burroughs contribution: “Fluck You Fluck You Fluck You”
(M&M C80) (BS C75)


  1. THE TIMES LITERARY SUPPLEMENT, No. 3258 *
    London: Oxford University Press, August 1964

Burroughs contribution: “The Literary Techniques of Lady Sutton-Smith.”
(M&M C81) (BS C92)

  1. ART AND LITERATURE, No. 2, edited by John Ashbery, Anne Dunn and Rodrigo Moynihan *
    Paris: Art and Literature: Summer 1964

Burroughs contribution: “Who Is the Third That Walks Beside You?”
(M&M C82) (BS C64)


  1. ESQUIRE, Vol. 62, No. 3, Issue 370, edited by Harold Hayes *
    New York City: Esquire, Inc., September 1964

Burroughs contribution: “Photo-Optical, Cartographical, & Literary Footnotes to a Survey of the American Socio-Intellectual Enclave in the City of Tangier”
(M&M C83) (BS C70)

  1. ARCADE, No. 1, edited by Martin Leman *
    London: Arcade, 1964

Burroughs contribution: “The Border City”, “The Danish Operation”, “The Cut”
(M&M C84-C86) (BS C63)


  1. SIGNALS: NEWSBULLETIN OF SIGNALS, LONDON, Vol. 1, Nos. 3-4, edited by David Medalla *
    London: Signals, October–November 1964)

Burroughs contribution: “Takis”
(M&M C87) (BS C89)



  1. MOTHER, No. 3, edited by David Moberg and Jeff Giles *
    Northfield: Mother, November-December 1964

Burroughs contribution: “We Called Her ‘Mother.’ Wouldn’t You?”
(M&M C88) (BS C78)

  1. EVERGREEN REVIEW, Vol. 8, No. 34, edited by Barney Rosset *
    New York City: Evergreen Review, December 1964

Burroughs contribution: “Points of Distinction Between Sedative and Consciousness-Expanding Drugs”
(M&M C89) (BS C73)

  1. RHINOZEROS, No. 9, edited by Rolf and Gunter Dienst
    Itzehoe: Rhinozeros, 1964

Burroughs contribution: “Text”
(M&M C90) (BS C88)

Note: Text of Burroughs’ remarks on his literary methods, delivered at the 1962 International Writers Conference held in Edinburgh; German translation by Anselm Hollo.

  1. CHICAGO REVIEW, Vol. 17, No. 1, Issue 54, edited by Peter Michelson *
    Chicago: Chicago Review, 1964

Burroughs contribution: “The Boys Magazine: Gone Away. Back When.”
(M&M C91) (BS C68)

Note: three-column style layout.

  1. AMBIT, No. 20, edited by Martin Bax
    London: Ambit, 1964

Burroughs contribution: “Martin’s Mag”
(M&M C92) (BS C62)

Note: three-column style layout.

  1. MY OWN MAG, No. 4, edited by Jeff Nuttall
    Barnet: Homosap, March 1964

Burroughs contribution: “Warning Warning Warning Warning Warning Warning Warning Warning Warning.”
(M&M C94) (BS C82)

  1. MY OWN MAG, No. 5, edited by Jeff Nuttall
    Barnet: Homosap Inc, May 1964

Burroughs contribution: “The Moving Times” [No. 1]
(M&M C100 [see also M&M C232]) (BS C79, C83)

Note: The Moving Times [No. 1] is a broadsheet edited by Burroughs, appearing as pages 3 and 4 of My Own Mag, No. 5, and containing three columns: “February 10, 1964. ‘We Will Travel Not Only in Space But in Time As Well.’”, “January 17, 1947. English Made Easy for Beginners. It Revolves Flexible Formula.”, “September 17, 1899. Last Gun Post Erased in a Small Town Newspaper, September 17, 1899.”

  1. MY OWN MAG, No. 6, edited by Jeff Nuttall
    Barnet: Homosap Inc, July 1964

Burroughs contribution: “The Burrough” [No. 1]
(M&M C95) (BS C65, C84)

Note: The Burrough [No. 1] is a broadsheet edited by Burroughs, appearing as pages 3 and 4 of My Own Mag, No. 6, and containing “Afternoon Ticker Tape”.

  1. EX, No. 3, edited by William S. Burroughs [?]
    Tangier, Ex, 1964

Burroughs contribution: “The Burrough” [No. 1]
(M&M C96) (BS C74)

Note: over run copies of The Burrough [No. 1] containing “Afternoon Ticker Tape” from My Own Mag, No. 6 were sent to Burroughs in Tangier, issued in a folder with a variety of other loose and stapled items.

  1. MY OWN MAG, No. 7, edited by Jeff Nuttall *
    Barnet: Homosap Inc, July 1964

Burroughs contribution: “Bring Your Problems to Lady Sutton Fix”, “The Moving Times” [No. 2]
(M&M C97, C98) (BS C80, C85)

Note: The Moving Times [No. 2] is a broadsheet edited by Burroughs, appearing as pages 7 and 8 of My Own Mag, No. 7, and containing “Over the Last Skyscrapers a Silent Kite”.

  1. MY OWN MAG, No. 8, edited by Jeff Nuttall
    Barnet: Homosap Inc, August 1964

Burroughs contribution: “The Burrough” [No. 2]
(M&M C99) (BS C66, C86)

Note: The Burrough [No. 2] is a broadsheet edited by Burroughs, appearing as pages 9 and 10 of My Own Mag, No. 8, and containing “What in Horton Hotel Rue Vernet…”.

  1. MY OWN MAG, No. 9, edited by Jeff Nuttall
    Barnet: Homosap Inc, November 1964

Burroughs contribution: “The Moving Times” [No. 3]
(M&M C101, C102) (BS C81, C87)

Note: The Moving Times [No. 3] is a broadsheet edited by Burroughs, appearing as pages 11 and 12 of My Own Mag, No. 9, and containing “Extracts from Letter to Homosap”, “Personals Special to The Moving Times”.


1965

  1. THE MARIJUANA NEWSLETTER, No. 1, edited by Edward  Sanders *
    New York City: Lemar, January 1965

Burroughs contribution: “William Burroughs Speaks!”
(M&M C103) (BS C106)


  1. C: A JOURNAL OF POETRY, Vol. 1, No. 10, edited by Ted Berrigan
    New York City: C Press, February 1965

Burroughs contribution: “Fits of Nerves With a Fix”
(M&M C104) (BS C98)


  1. MY OWN MAG, No. 11, edited by Jeff Nuttall
    Barnet: My Own Mag, February 1965

Burroughs contribution: “Item that appeared in the Sunday Times…”, “The Moving Times” [No. 4].
(M&M C105-C108) (BS C109, C112)

Note: The Moving Times [No. 4] is a broadsheet edited by Burroughs, appearing as pages 13 and 14 of My Own Mag, No. 11, and containing “Tomorrow’s News Today, December 28”, “December 29, Tuesday Was the Last Day for Singing Years”.

  1. PROJECT SIGMA, No. 1, edited by Alexander Trocchi *
    London: Project Sigma, 1965

Burroughs contribution: “The Moving Times” [No. 5]
(M&M C109) (BS C110, C121)

Note: The Moving Times [No. 5] is a broadsheet edited by Burroughs, presented as a single-sided poster, and containing “Martin’s Folly”.

  1. THE MARIJUANA NEWSLETTER, No. 2, edited by Edward  Sanders *
    New York City: Lemar, March 1965

Burroughs contribution: “William Burroughs Answers Jim Bishop!”
(M&M C110) (BS C107)


  1. INTREPID, No. 5, edited by Allen De Loach
    New York City: Intrepid Press, March 1965

Burroughs contribution: “Last Awning Flaps on the Pier”
(M&M C111) (BS C101)

Note: two-column style layout.

  1. MY OWN MAG, No. 12, edited by Jeff Nuttall
    Barnet: My Own Mag, May 1965

Burroughs contribution: “The Last Words of Dutch Schultz, Found and Transcripted with Intersection Points Underlined”, “The Apomorphine Times” [No. 1]
(M&M C112, C113) (BS C94, C113)

Note: The Apomorphine Times, [No. 1] is a broadsheet edited by Burroughs, appearing as pages 17 and 18 of My Own Mag, No. 12, and containing “Letter to Sunday Times”.

  1. LINES, No. 5, edited by Aram Saroyan
    New York City: Lines, May 1965

Burroughs contribution: “Chlorhydrate d’apomorphine chambre”, “Rex Morgan M.D.”
(M&M C114) (BS C104)

Note: Facsimile manuscript in three- and two-column style layout, including collaged graphic and photographic material.

  1. KREA KRITIEK, No. 5 *
    ‘s-Hertogenbosch: Krea Kritiek, May 1965

Burroughs contribution: “Transcript of Dutch Schultz’ Last Words”
(M&M C115) (BS C103)

Note: reprinted from Valentine’s Day Reading.

  1. BROWN PAPER, edited by Daniel Lauffer *
    Philadelphia: Brown Paper, 1965

Burroughs contribution: “If You Take Baloney and Cut It Yup, You Get Baloney. This is Gestalt Spelled Backwards…”
(M&M C116) (BS C95)

Note: “This is a parody of Burroughs’ The Exterminator, generally putting down the cutup method, which [Daniel] Lauffer sent (sneakily) to William Burroughs as a lost manuscript! Burroughs enjoyed the putdown and promptly produced this cutup of the putdown! Feeling the whole thing was incomplete, he wrote this multidirectional and altogether groovy cutup of November 20, 1962.”

  1. BULLETIN FROM NOTHING, No. 1, edited by Claude Pelieu and Mary Beach
    San Francisco: Beach Books, 1965

Burroughs contribution: “Composite Text”
(M&M C117) (BS C96)



  1. NOW NOW, edited by Charles Plymell
    San Francisco: Charles Plymell, 1965

Burroughs contribution: “Boards Syndicates Governments of the earth …”
(M&M C119) (BS C116)

Note: excerpt from Nova Express.

  1. MOTHER, No. 5, edited by David Moberg and Jeff Giles *
    Galesburg: Mother, Summer 1965

Burroughs contribution: “Pieces”
(M&M C120) (BS C108)

Note: includes three pages of facsimile manuscripts; co-authored with Brion Gysin.

  1. THE INSECT TRUST GAZETTE, No. 2, edited by Robert Basara, Leonard Belasco, Jed Irwin, and Bill Levy
    Philadelphia: The Insect Trust Gazette, Summer 1965

Burroughs contribution: “File Ticker Tape”
(M&M C121) (BS C100)


  1. MY OWN MAG, No. 13, edited by Jeff Nuttall
    Barnet: My Own Mag, August 1965

Burroughs contribution: “The Dead Star”
(M&M C122) (BS C114)

Prints facsimile of Burroughs’ three-column layout manuscript.

  1. BULLETIN FROM NOTHING, No. 2, edited by Claude Pelieu and Mary Beach *
    San Francisco: Beach Books, 1965

Burroughs contribution: “Palm Sunday Tape”
(M&M C123) (C97)

Note: two-column style layout.

  1. THE SPERO, Vol. 1, No. 1 edited by Douglas and Kathy Casement
    Flint: Fenian Head Centre Press, 1965

Burroughs contribution: “The Coldspring News.”
(M&M C124) (BS C122)

Note: also issued separately (see A9).

  1. ICARUS, No. 46 *
    Dublin: Trinity College, May 1965

Burroughs contribution: “A Short Piece”
(M&M C125) (BS C99)

  1. RANDSTAD, No. 9, edited by Hugo Claus, Ivo Michels, Harry Mulisch, Simon Vinkenoog *
    Amsterdam, De Bezige Bij, 1965

Burroughs contribution: “Beedige verklaring: Een getuigenis over een ziekte”
(M&M C126) (BS C119)

Note: Dutch translation of “Deposition: Testimony Concerning a Sickness”.

  1. THE PARIS REVIEW, Vol. 9, No. 35, edited by George Plimpton *
    Paris: The Paris Review, Fall 1965

Burroughs contribution: “St. Louis Return.”
(M&M C127) (BS C118)

Note: includes one facsimile manuscript page from Burroughs’ journals.

  1. LINES, No. 6, edited by Aram Saroyan
    New York City: Lines Pres, November 1965

Burroughs contribution: “The Last Post: Danger Ahead”
(M&M C128) (BS C105)

Note: facsimile manuscript in three-column style layout, including collaged photographic material.

  1. NOW NOW NOW, edited by Charles Plymell
    San Francisco: Charles Plymell, 1965

Burroughs contribution: “Method Text”
(M&M C129) (BS C117)

Note: facsimile reproduction of three-column style layout.

  1. KREA, No. 6 *
    ‘s-Hertogenbosch: Krea, 1965

Burroughs contribution: “The Coldspring News (op de veranda achtrer zijn brerderij…)”
(M&M C130) (BS C102)

Note: Dutch translation by Peter H. Van Lieshout.

  1. MY OWN MAG, No. 14, edited by Jeff Nuttall
    Barnet: Jeff Nuttall, December 1965

Burroughs contribution: “The Moving Times” [No. 6]
(M&M C131) (BS C111, C115)

Note: The Moving Times [No. 6] is a broadsheet edited by Burroughs, appearing as pages 22-24 of My Own Mag, No. 14, and containing quotes by Burroughs and collaged material by Carl Weissner.


1966

  1. EAST SIDE REVIEW, Vol. 1, No. 1, edited by Shepard Sherbell *
    New York City: East Side Press. Inc., January-February 1966

Burroughs contribution: “Fun & Games, What?”
(M&M C132) (BS C125)

  1. MAMA, No. 16, edited by Klaus Lea *
    Munich: Mama, March 1966

Burroughs contribution: “Martins Torheit”
(M&M C133) (BS C139)

Note: German translation of “Martin’s Folly”.

  1. NEW STATESMAN, Vol. 71, No. 1825, edited by Paul Johnson *
    London: The Statesman & Nation Publishing Co. Ltd, March 1966

Burroughs contribution: “The Death of Opium Jones”
(M&M C134) (BS C142)

  1. NEW STATESMAN, Vol. 71, No. 1826, edited by Paul Johnson *
    London: The Statesman & Nation Publishing Co. Ltd, March 1966

Burroughs contribution: “Literature and Drugs”
(M&M C135) (BS C143)

Note: a letter to the editor.

  1. ROYAL’S WORLD COUNTDOWN, Vol. 2, No. 6, edited by Charles Royal *
    Hollywood: Royal’s World Countdown, March 1966

Burroughs contribution: “Chappaqua, a Film by Conrad Rooks”
(M&M C136) (BS C147)

  1. MY OWN MAG, No. 15, edited by Jeff Nuttall
    Barnet: My Own Mag, April 1966

Burroughs contribution: “The Moving Times” [No. 7]
(M&M C137-C140) (BS C140-C141)

Note: The Moving Times [No. 7] is a broadsheet edited by Burroughs, appearing as pages 9-14 of My Own Mag, No. 15, and containing “Nut Note on the Column Cutup Thing”, “WB Talking”, “Quantities of the Gas Girls”, [untitled] “There I Was in the Corpse Finger…”.

  1. RESIDU, No. 2, edited by Daniel Richter 
    London: Trigram Press, Spring 1966

Burroughs contribution: “Martin’s Folly”
(M&M C141) (BS C146)

Note: reprinted from Project Sigma, No. 1.

  1. GORILLA, No. 1, edited by Torsten Ekbom, Mats G. Bengtsson, Leif Nylén, and Torkel Rasmusson *
    Stockholm: Bonniers, 1966

Burroughs contribution: “Substitute Flesh”
(M&M C142) (BS C128)

Note: excerpt from The Ticket That Exploded.

  1. ESQUIRE, Vol. 65, No. 5, Issue 390, edited by Harold Hayes *
    New York City: Esquire, May 1966

Burroughs contribution: “They Do Not Always Remember”
(M&M C143) (BS C126)


  1. KLACTOVEEDSEDSTEEN, No. 3, edited by Carl Weissner *
    Heidelberg: Panic Press, May 1966

Burroughs contribution: “A Tape Recorder Experiment”
(M&M C144) (BS C136)

Note: limited to 120 hand-printed and numbered copies; 1–40 with original serigraph by Vilmos K. Last.

  1. TRANSATLANTIC REVIEW, No. 21, edited by J.F. McCrindle *
    London: Transatlantic Review, Summer 1966

Burroughs contribution: “‘Speaking Clock’ Speaking in Present Time, June 18, 1964. 12.45 p.m.”
(not in M&M) (BS C148)

  1. INTREPID, No. 6, edited by Allen De Loach
    Buffalo: Intrepid Press, March 1965

Burroughs contribution: “Salt Chunk Mary”
(M&M C146) (BS C133)



  1. OLE, No. 5, edited by Douglas Blazek
    Bensenville: Open Skull Press, 1966

Burroughs contribution: “From William S. Burroughs, Writing of Norse’s Exhibition in Paris of Cosmographs… ”
(M&M C147) (BS C144)

  1. KING: THE MAN’S MAGAZINE, edited by Edward Simon *
    London: Europress, July 1966

Burroughs contribution: “Exterminator!”
(M&M C148) (BS C135)



  1. VENTURE, Vol. 3, No. 4, edited by Gardner Cowles *
    New York City: Venture, August-September 1966

Burroughs contribution: “Wish I Were There”
(M&M C149) (BS C149)

  1. GRIST, No. 10, edited by John Fowler
    Lawrence: Abington Book Shop, 1966

Burroughs contribution: “Afterbirth of Dream Now”
(M&M C150) (BS C129)

Note: reprint of “Method Text” from Now Now Now.

  1. KLACTOVEEDSEDSTEEN, No. 4, edited by Carl Weissner *
    Heidelberg: Panic Press, Fall/Winter [November] 1966

Burroughs contribution: “Tape Recorder Mutations” (with Claude Pélieu and Carl Weissner).
(M&M C151) (BS C137)

Note: limited to 300 copies.

  1. IT: THE INTERNATIONAL TIMES, No. 2, edited by Tom McGrath *
    London: Lovebooks Ltd, 31 October- 13 November 1966

Burroughs contribution: “Antony Balch: ‘Towers Open Fire’!”
(M&M C155) (BS C130)

Note: commentary by William Burroughs for the film Towers Open Fire, in which he appears.

  1. BOOKS AND BOOKMEN, Vol. 12, No. 2, edited by Philip Dossé *
    London: Hansom Books, November 1966

Burroughs contribution: “Anti-Junk”
(M&M C156) (BS C124)

  1. IT: THE INTERNATIONAL TIMES, No. 3, edited by Tom McGrath *
    London: Lovebooks Ltd, November 1966

Burroughs contribution: “The Invisible Generation”
(M&M C157) (BS C131)


  1. LOS ANGELES FREE PRESS, Vol. 3, No. 49, Issue 125, edited by Art Kunkin *
    Los Angeles: New Way Enterprises, December 1966

Burroughs contribution: “The Invisible Generation”
(M&M C158) (BS C138)

Note: reprinted from The International Times, No. 3

  1. PROJECT SIGMA, edited by Alexander Trocchi *
    London: Project Sigma, December 1966

Burroughs contribution: “The Invisible Generation”
(M&M C159) (BS C145)

Note: reprinted from The International Times, No. 3, but apparently never distributed.

  1. THE INTERNATIONAL TIMES, No. 5.5, edited by Tom McGrath *
    London: Lovebooks Ltd, December 1966

Burroughs contribution: “The Invisible Generation (Cont.)”
(M&M C160) (BS C132)

Note: poster on stiff card, designed so that part of card could be cut out and assembled to make a word-machine.


1967

  1. THE INTERNATIONAL TIMES, No. 6, edited by Tom McGrath *
    London: Lovebooks Ltd., 16-29 January 1967

Burroughs contribution: “The Invisible Generation (Cont.)”
(M&M C162) (BS C158)

Note: reprint of the text issued as The International Times, No. 5.5 (1966)

  1. ARGOSY, Vol. 28, No. 3, edited by John Pudney *
    London: Fleetway Publications Ltd., March 1967

Burroughs contribution: “They Do Not Always Remember”
(M&M C163) (BS C150)

Note: reprint from Esquire (1966)

  1. EVERGREEN REVIEW, Vol. 11, No. 46, edited by Barney Rosset *
    New York City: Evergreen Review, April 1967

Burroughs contribution: “Exterminator!”
(M&M C164) (BS C154)


  1. WEEKEND TELEGRAPH [COLOUR MAGAZINE], No. 132 *
    London: The Daily Telegraph Ltd., 14 April 1967

Burroughs contribution: “The ‘Priest’ They Called Him”
(M&M C165) (BS C175)

Note: a section of The Daily Telegraph, No. 34825.

  1. INTERNATIONAL TIMES, No. 12, edited by Tom McGrath *
    London: Lovebooks Ltd., 28 April-12 May 1967

Burroughs contribution: “Cut me up, Brion Gysin, cut me up …”
(not in M&M) (BS C159)

Note: excerpt from Minutes To Go, together with Gregory Corso, Brion Gysin, and Sinclair Beiles.

  1. RENAISSANCE, No. 1, edited by John Bryan
    Los Angeles: Open City, May-June 1967

Burroughs contribution: “Old Fashioned Books”
(M&M C166) (BS C171)

Note: distributed as a supplement to Open City, No. 52.

  1. THE TRANSATLANTIC REVIEW, No. 25, edited by J.F. McCrindle *
    London: Transatlantic Review, Summer 1967

Burroughs contribution: “23 Skidoo”
(M&M C167) (BS C173)



  1. THE GREAT SOCIETY, No. 1, edited by Robert J. Richkin
    New York City: Tompkins Square Books, 1966 June 1967

Burroughs contribution: “Adios of Saturn”
(M&M C168) (BS C155)

Note: a cut-up of a poem by his son.

  1. THE VILLAGE VOICE, Vol. 12, No. 38, edited by Daniel Wolf *
    New York City: The Village Voice Inc., 6 July 1967

Burroughs contribution: “Academy 23: A Deconditioning”
(M&M C169) (BS C174)

  1. HARPER’S MAGAZINE, Vol. 235, No. 1406, edited by Willie Morris *
    New York City: Harper’s Magazine, July 1967

Burroughs contribution: “Kicking Drugs: A Very Personal Story”
(M&M C170) (BS C157)


  1. EVERGREEN CLUB NEWS, No. 2, edited by Barney Rosset *
    New York City: Evergreen Review, July 1967

Burroughs contribution: “A Sample Section of The Ticket That Exploded”
(M&M C171) (BS C153)

  1. THE INTERNATIONAL TIMES, No. 18, edited by Bill Levy *
    London: Lovebooks Ltd., 31 August-13 September 1967

Burroughs contribution: “23 Skidoo Eristic Elite”
(M&M C172) (BS C160)

  1. HARPER’S BAZAAR, No. 3069, edited by Nancy White *
    New York City: Harper’s Bazaar, August 1967

Burroughs contribution: “The Third Mind”
(M&M C173) (BS C156)

Note: facsimile manuscript in three-column style; written in Tangier.

  1. KLACTO/23 SPECIAL, edited by Carl Weissner
    Heidelberg: Panic Press, September 1967

Burroughs contribution: “Parenthetically 7 Hertz”
(M&M C174) (BS C161)


  1. THE SAN FRANCISCO EARTHQUAKE, Vol. 1, No. 1, edited by Jacob Herman and Gail Dusenbery *
    San Francisco: The San Francisco Earthquake, Fall 1967

Burroughs contribution: “Word Authority More Habit Forming Than Heroin”
(M&M C175) (BS C172)

  1. THE CITY OF SAN FRANCISCO ORACLE, Vol. 1, No. 10, edited by Allen Cohen *
    San Francisco: Oracle Co-operative Publishing Co., October 1967

Burroughs contribution: “Academy 23: A Deconditioning”
(M&M C176) (BS C152)

Note: reprinted from Village Voice (1967)

  1. ASPEN, Nos. 5-6, edited by Brian O’Doherty *
    New York City: Roaring Fork Press, Fall-Winter 1967

Burroughs contribution: “Nova Express (1964) (excerpts)”
(M&M C177) (BS C151)

Note: recording on 7” flexi disc; taken from Call Me Burroughs album (M&M G1).

  1. MAYFAIR, Vol. 2, No. 10, edited by Brian Fisk
    London: Fisk Publishing Company Ltd., October 1967

Burroughs contribution: “The Future of Sex and Drugs”
(M&M C178) (BS C164)

Note: published as The Burroughs Academy, Bulletin 1.

  1. MAYFAIR, Vol. 2, No. 11, edited by Brian Fisk *
    London: Fisk Publishing Company Ltd., November 1967

Burroughs contribution: “The Engram Theory”
(M&M C179) (BS C165)

Note: published as The Burroughs Academy, Bulletin 2.

  1. MAYFAIR, Vol. 2, No. 12, edited by Brian Fisk *
    London: Fisk Publishing Company Ltd., December 1967

Burroughs contribution: “Where’s Our Killer Whistle?”
(M&M C180) (BS C166)

Note: published as The Burroughs Academy, Bulletin 3.

  1. OPUS INTERNATIONAL, No. 4, edited by Jean-Clarence Lambert*
    Paris: Editions Georges Fall, December 1967

 

Burroughs contribution: “Cieux brûlants, idiot”
(M&M C181) (BS C167)

Note: French translation of “Burning Heavens, Idiot” by Mary Beach and Claude Pélieu, first published in Insect Trust Gazette, No. 1 (1964).

  1. LA QUINZAINE LITTÉRAIRE, No. 40, edited by François Erval and Maurice Nadeau
    Paris: Bureau du journal, 1-15 December 1967

Burroughs contribution: “L’Avenir du Roman”, “Censure”
(M&M C182-183) (BS C169)

Note: French translation of “The Future of the Novel” and “Censorship” by Mary Beach and Claude Pélieu.

  1. PLANETA FRESCO, No. 1, edited by Ettore Sottsass and Fernanda Pivano
    Milano, Edizioni East 128, 12 December 1967

Burroughs contribution: “Accademia 23: Un decondizionamento”
(M&M C184) (BS C168)

Note: Italian translation of “Academy 23: A Deconditioning” by Giulio Saponaro.

  1. THE LAST TIMES, No. 1, edited by Charles Plymell
    San Francisco: Vortex Printers, Fall 1967

Burroughs contribution: “Day the Records Went Up”
(M&M C185) (BS C162)


  1. THE LONDON MAGAZINE, NEW SERIES, Vol. 7, No. 9 , edited by Alan Ross
    London: The London Magazine, December 1967

Burroughs contribution: “The Perfect Servant”
(M&M C186) (BS C163)

  1. THE RAT: SUBTERRANEAN NEWS, Vol. 1, No. 1, edited by Jeff Shero, Alice Embree and Gary Thiher
    New York City: The Rat, 13 December 1967-2 January 1968

Burroughs contribution: “On Scientific Suppression”
(not in M&M) (BS C179)

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