Man in Barn
(as William Burroughs)
"My Education: a Book of Dreams"
3 Biographical Movies |
2 Print Biographies |
2 Portrayals |
2 Interviews |
7 Articles |
William Burroughs | William Lee
6' 1" (1.85 m)
Did You Know?
A functioning police state needs no police.
In 1951 Burroughs and his common-law wife Joan got drunk at a party in Mexico City, where they were living (he was a heroin addict and she was addicted to Benzedrine, and drugs were easier to come by in Mexico). They decided to do a "William Tell" act with Joan balancing a glass on her head and Burroughs shooting it off with a gun. He missed and Joan was killed. This incident was later worked ...
Gravelly voice, a fedora tipped to the right with heavy glasses and dark, sardonic sense of humor.