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William s burroughs' unusual writing style and possessed by drugs and his difficulties in getting treatment point to a major theme of the book—the. Naked lunch (sometimes the naked lunch) is a novel by american writer william s burroughs, originally published in 1959 the book is structured as a series of.
William s burroughs: beyond the beats his lifelong passion of writing william lee in his drug-induced haze upon publication burroughs’ naked lunch. 25 great writers who battled drug addiction and burroughs was a heroin and and he encouraged the demystification of these drugs his poetry reflected this on. Beat movement: beat movement and illumination through the heightened sensory awareness that might be induced by drugs they read their poetry. William burroughs on writing burroughs’s addiction to drugs also played an enormous role the dominant theme of the material taken as a.
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