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Bill Lee, an addict and hustler, travels to Mexico and then Tangier in order to find easy access to drugs, and ends up in the Interzone, a bizarre fantasy world.

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'Possessed By Genius': A Centennial Tribute To William S. Burroughs

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Burroughs' 'Naked Lunch,' Still Fresh At 50

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