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A Place For Film – Discussing The Burroughs Century

On this week's episode we're discussing The Burroughs Century series with James Paasche and Joan Hawkins.

A picture of William S Burroughs.

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A picture of William S Burroughs, the author featured in this series.

Episode 158 – Discussing The Burroughs Century

On this week’s episode, we’re discussing The Burroughs Century series, focusing on the writer William S. Burroughs. The series includes an academic symposium and a film series along with other events.  Joining us to discuss the series are James Paasche and Joan Hawkins, who are organizing the event.

We begin with What Have You Seen Lately, Jason is discussing Pussy Riot: A Punk Prayer while Andy is talking about The Punk Singer and The Act of Killing.

We then discuss the Burroughs Century. James and Joan have a lot of events planned, including an academic symposium with discussions of Burrough’s work, a gallery show of Burroughs paintings and a film series. Check out the Cinema web site for more information about film times and symposium events.

Video – The Burroughs Century

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Films Mentioned In This Episode

Born Yesterday
Burroughs; The Movie
Chappaqua
Daises
Drug Store Cowboy
Hamlet
Häxan: Witchcraft Through the Ages
Inside Llewyn Davis
Kill Your Darlings
Labor Day
Naked Lunch
On the Road
Pussy Riot: A Punk Prayer
Raging Bull
Rocco and His Brothers
Short Term 12
That Awkward Moment
The Invisible Woman
The Leopard
The Pervert’s Guide to Ideology
The Punk Singer
The Rocket
Twister

Andy Hunsucker

Andy Hunsucker is the creator and co-host of A Place for Film - The IU Cinema podcast. Along with his co-host Jason Thompson, he produces a weekly podcast focusing on events at the IU Cinema, and film at Indiana University. He also designs posters and video animations for the Cinema on a volunteer basis.

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