Originally Written In 1952 But Not Published Till 1985, Queer Is An Enigma Both An Unflinching Autobiographical Self Portrait And A Coruscatingly Political Novel, Burroughs Only Realist Love Story And A Montage Of Comic Grotesque Fantasies That Paved The Way For His Masterpiece, Naked Lunch Set In Mexico City During The Early Fifties, Queer Follows William Lee S Hopeless Pursuit Of Desire From Bar To Bar In The American Expatriate Scene As Lee Breaks Down, The Trademark Burroughsian Voice Emerges A Maniacal Mix Of Self Lacerating Humor And The Ugly American At His Ugliest A Haunting Tale Of Possession And Exorcism, Queer Is Also A Novel With A History Of Secrets, As This New Edition Reveals.
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 author, he is considered to be one of the most politically trenchant, culturally influential, and innovative artists of the 20th century
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