Man in Barn
(as William Burroughs)
"The Last Words of Dutch Schultz"
William Burroughs | William Lee
6' 1" (1.85 m)
Did You Know?
The face of evil is always the face of total need.
The prosecution of Burroughs' book "Naked Lunch" by the Comonwealth of Massachusetts is considered the last major obscenity trial in the United States. The book was initially found obscene, but the Massachusetts Supreme Court overturned the decision on appeal in 1966. For the initial trial, Grove Press had gathered together an impressive list of "experts" such as Norman Mailer
to defend the book,...
Gravelly voice, a fedora tipped to the right with heavy glasses and dark, sardonic sense of humor.