>We highly recommend this one. Should be an amazing event with Academy Award Nominee, Peter Weller (Naked Lunch) for an evening of art, readings, happenings and performances to support the new documentary William S. Burroughs: A Man Within directed by Yony Leyser. Also appearing are Editor & WSB Estate Executor James Grauerholz, Poet Anne Waldman, Producer Hal Willner, Poet John Giorno, beat Scholar Tony Trigilio, and even former weatherman, Bill Ayers.
Also featuring a rare exhibition of William Burroughs’ paintings and drawings on paper, and a special preview screening of the documentary trailer.
5:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Friday, August 28, 2009
If you can’t make it to Chicago, stay tuned.. there are events in October planned for NYC, celebrating Naked Lunch @ 50.