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Beckett, Burroughs, Barthelme, and Beyond

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Beckett, Burroughs, Barthelme, and Beyond
Curated by: Kelly Mink

5045 N. Clark Street
Chicago , IL 60640
June 29th, 2011 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

QUICK FACTS
EVENT TYPE:  
Lecture
WEBSITE:  
http://www.minkandarce.com
NEIGHBORHOOD:  
Other (outside main areas)
EMAIL:  
minkandarce@gmail.com
PHONE:  
773-512-5956
OPEN HOURS:  
1 - 6 p.m. Thur - Sun

DESCRIPTION

Lecture and Seminar Series in Contemporary Topics.  Series I:  Beckett, Burroughs, Barthelme, and other 'postmodern' writers of the twentieth century.  "The 'death of God' in literature since Nietzsche.  Five-week lecture series beginning Wednesday June 29th at 7:30 p.m., at Pressure Cafe in Chicago (6318 N. Clark St.) 

    1.  Nietzsche; Jarry, Dada. 2. Artaud and the Body without Organs (Deleuze & Guattari); 3. Samuel Beckett; 4. William Burroughs; 5. Donald Barthelme.   $25 for full series of five seminars -- lectures, discussion, documentary videos, etc.