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The Yage Letters

by Authors Various Author · William S. Burroughs Author

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William Burroughs closed his classic novel, Junky, by saying he had determined to search out a drug he called 'Yage', a drug that could be 'the final fix'. In The Yage Letters, a mix of travel writing, satire, psychedelia and epistolary novel, he journeys through South America, writing to his friend Allen Ginsberg about his experiments with the strange drug, using it to travel through time and space and derange his senses. Burroughs' letters reveal his desire to escape the norms of American society which hemmed him in, and the extraordinary steps he took to break free.

Publication Details

Publisher:
W F Howes
Imprint:
Clipper Audiobooks
Edition:
Unabridged
Publication Date:
2018

Format

  • OverDrive MP3 Audiobook 130.6 MB
  • OverDrive Listen 130.6 MB

Creators

Narrator :
Andrew Garman
Narrator :
Luis Moreno
Author :
Allen Ginsberg
Narrator :
Mark Nelson
Author :
William S. Burroughs
Narrator :
Multiple Narrators
Author :
Authors Various
The Yage Letters
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