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The Creative Observer - Panel Discussion

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February 1, 2014, 7:00 PM CT

Panel discussion moderated by Bill Tuttle, Professor Emeritus of American Studies, University of Kansas.

William Burroughs was a provocative Beat Generation writer and artist that moved to Lawrence in 1981. Hear a panel discuss Burroughs' philosophical perspectives, social relevance, and cultural legacy. Panelists include Barry Miles, Burroughs' biographer, Ira Silverberg, New York literary agent and friend of Burroughs, and James Grauerholz, Director of the Burroughs' estate.

The event supports "The Creative Observer," a retrospective exhibit that celebrates the 100th anniversary of Burroughs' birth.

Lawrence Arts Center
940 New Hampshire St
Lawrence, KS 66044-3042
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Sponsored by: Lawrence Arts Center

For more information about this event, please contact:
Ben Ahlvers
(785) 843-2787
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http://www.lawrenceartscenter.org