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'the Ugly Spirit': Naked Lunch@50 - Presented By Sons Of The Heavy Heads

Sun 13 September 2009 // 18:00

(Sun 13th / 6pm / £5 )

Come and celebrate the 50th anniversary of William S. Burroughs's great counter culture novel. As part of the NAKEDLUNCH@50 worldwide events, Heavy Heads, Alialani and You Can't Win present a day of art, performance, music and film all cut up in an interesting arrangement, it's gonna be real tasty.

* Presentation by world renowned Burroughs scholar Dr Oliver Harris on Naked Lunch
* Screening of Ed Buhr’s short film The Japanese Sandman
* Screening of the documentary Words of Advice: On the Road with William S. Burroughs
* Performance of Naked Lunch-inspired music from OLO Worms
* Exhibition of “Calligraphite” paintings by Trolly Bus
* Exhibition of local visionary artist Stephen Webster
* Screening of the Burroughs / Gysin / Balch / Somerville film The Cut Ups with live soundtrack by the Cube Orchestra