The Third Mind by William S. Burroughs, Brion Gysin

By William S. Burroughs, Brion Gysin

He 3rd brain is a publication by way of Beat new release novelist William S. Burroughs and artist/poet/novelist Brion Gysin. First released in a French-language variation in 1977, it used to be first released in English in 1978.
The 3rd brain is a mix literary essay and writing assortment showcasing a sort of writing popularized through Burroughs and Gysin within the Nineteen Sixties referred to as "cut-ups". Cut-ups consists of taking (usually) unrelated texts, actually slicing the pages up, after which combining and rearranging the items to shape new narratives and often-surreal photographs. this kind of writing is usually tailored for filmmaking, as tested through Burroughs and director Antony Balch of their early Sixties brief movie, The Cut-Ups.
The e-book comprises a number of brief fiction items demonstrating or concerning the chop up technique. additionally incorporated is poetry by means of Gysin and an interview with Burroughs. a few chapters had formerly been released in quite a few literary journals among 1960 and 1973.

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By William S. Burroughs, Brion Gysin

He 3rd brain is a publication by way of Beat new release novelist William S. Burroughs and artist/poet/novelist Brion Gysin. First released in a French-language variation in 1977, it used to be first released in English in 1978.
The 3rd brain is a mix literary essay and writing assortment showcasing a sort of writing popularized through Burroughs and Gysin within the Nineteen Sixties referred to as "cut-ups". Cut-ups consists of taking (usually) unrelated texts, actually slicing the pages up, after which combining and rearranging the items to shape new narratives and often-surreal photographs. this kind of writing is usually tailored for filmmaking, as tested through Burroughs and director Antony Balch of their early Sixties brief movie, The Cut-Ups.
The e-book comprises a number of brief fiction items demonstrating or concerning the chop up technique. additionally incorporated is poetry by means of Gysin and an interview with Burroughs. a few chapters had formerly been released in quite a few literary journals among 1960 and 1973.

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I represent the lithe, aloof young men of the breed charmingly . . We are all empowered to make arrest with just the right shade of "show you" . . the boy solid . . I could touch almost. From Saturday Night and Sunday Morning. . "fed up until I die . . work have to do and way got the job . . " Our troops operate in the area of patter no longer distracts . . cover just paper moon and muslin trees . . A few old tricks cannot touch us in this area . . Their last port that exploded posed little blockade of creative personnel.

Repetition exploded star here . . (blighted finger taps unfinished cigarette) . . (coughs) . . B. . so many others: so many I can't remember . . Mr B r a d l y Mr M a r t i n disaster to my blood whom I created . . I owe that blood to Patrick Bowles . . Yes, boys, that's me there where the awning flaps—Paul Bowles, The Sheltering Sky . . Stein lifted his hand from Lord Jim . . So many voices, so many actors . . I am the Electrician . . Miguel, the Green Street Boy . . crippled boy at a distant window .

Tomorrow is always white and b l u e . . "A fine vigorous failure," all members are worst a century. " A sixteen-year-old boy in the Bronx "Might Burn" . . in continuous operation . "everyone" has left Paris The Sixth Government named High Authority 1961 Future Time which is said to be as its name implies . . typewriter mimic Chartered . . Exists without military . I dislike facts . . come around to the light so we can study your features in some detail and arrive at the French system of identification .

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