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Amaya Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jun-23-04 06:32 PM
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22. "Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man"
One of my favorites.
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  -Anyone here ever read Burroughs "Naked Lunch"? Taverner  Jun-23-04 06:06 PM   #0 
  - I read it years ago, but it's worth the read... just have some coffee.  Misunderestimator   Jun-23-04 06:08 PM   #1 
  - Burroughs cut his manuscript into pieces and then randomly...  rfranklin   Jun-23-04 06:18 PM   #17 
  - Saw the movie that was made  Snoggera   Jun-23-04 06:08 PM   #2 
  - Yes, I read it, and can't say I thought it was worth it....  joeybee12   Jun-23-04 06:08 PM   #3 
  - But from what I've read the movie is nothing like the book  Taverner   Jun-23-04 06:09 PM   #5 
     - I actually read the book AFTER seeing the movie--that's what got me  joeybee12   Jun-23-04 06:13 PM   #12 
        - Cronenberg must have been smoking/shooting/transderming  Taverner   Jun-23-04 06:14 PM   #13 
           - Probably--anyway, you probably should read the book if, for no other reaso  joeybee12   Jun-23-04 06:17 PM   #15 
  - It's worth it. n/t  PROUD DemocRAT   Jun-23-04 06:08 PM   #4 
  - Yeah... and he's got some weird Kafka kinda influence... or Fellini  Misunderestimator   Jun-23-04 06:09 PM   #6 
  - Very odd little piece  Rowdyboy   Jun-23-04 06:10 PM   #7 
  - not an easy read  leftofthedial   Jun-23-04 06:10 PM   #8 
  - much likely worth the effort...  TrustingDog   Jun-23-04 06:10 PM   #9 
  - "Ulysses" I could get through  Taverner   Jun-23-04 06:12 PM   #11 
     - LOved Portrait, but the others by Joyce I can do without....  joeybee12   Jun-23-04 06:18 PM   #18 
     - did read Naked Lunch and bios of Burroughs  tigereye   Jun-23-04 06:25 PM   #19 
     - "Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man"  Amaya   Jun-23-04 06:32 PM   #22 
  - Yes, it's worth the read  Amaya   Jun-23-04 06:11 PM   #10 
  - Ayup...definitely read it  markses   Jun-23-04 06:14 PM   #14 
  - It's been years, but...  SarahBelle   Jun-23-04 06:17 PM   #16 
  - I read it once; I dip into it from time to time...  Westegg   Jun-23-04 06:26 PM   #20 
  - It's a tough read, but certain sections had me laughing out loud.  NightTrain   Jun-23-04 06:31 PM   #21 
  - Hell yes. It is essential.  WannaJumpMyScooter   Jun-23-04 06:55 PM   #23 

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