William S. Burroughs

William Seward Burroughs II (February 5, 1914(1914-02-05) – August 2, 1997(1997-08-02); pronounced /ˈbʌroʊz/, also known by his pen name William Lee) was an American novelist, poet, essayist and spoken word performer. Burroughs was a primary figure of the Beat Generation and a major postmodernist author who affected popular culture as well as… Read More