THUR FEB 5, 2009, 7PM @ BEAT MUSEUM, 540 Broadway, San Francisco: William S. Burroughs 95th Birthday Party w/Charles Gatewood & V. Vale in person!
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THUR FEB 5, 2009, 7PM @ BEAT MUSEUM, 540 Broadway, San Francisco:
WILLIAM S. BURROUGHS 95th BIRTHDAY PARTY!
w/Charles Gatewood (“Beat Photographer”) & V. Vale (RE/Search Publications founder) in person
Join us on Feb 5th as the Beat Museum hosts Charles Gatewood and V. Vale (RE/ Search Publications founder) in a gala tribute to Beat legend William S. Burroughs. Acclaimed photographer Charles Gatewood will show classic Burroughs photos he took for Rolling Stone (1972) and Crawdaddy (1975). Charles will also read selections of Burroughs text from his 1975 photo book “Sidetripping,” and share William Burroughs stories from his forthcoming memoir, “Dirty Old Man.” Audience Q&A. Event will be videotaped for a future “Counter Culture Hour” episode — you can be on TV!
V. Vale will share photos and anecdotes from time spent with William S. Burroughs. His rare “Search & Destroy#10″ (1978) featuring W.S. Burroughs on the cover will be available for $5!
Rare William Burroughs books, prints, and collectibles will be available starting at $5 and up, & can be autographed by Gatewood/Vale. Happy Birthday, Bill!
Beat Museum, 540 Broadway/Columbus, San Francisco CA 94133, 1-800-537-6822
Charles Gatewood Contact info: firstname.lastname@example.org / website: http://www.charlesgatewood.com
newsgroup/mailing list: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/flashvideo – Flash Productions, Box 410052, San Francisco, CA 94141, (415) 267-7651
V. Vale/RE/Search Contact info: email@example.com / website: http://www.researchpubs.com/Blog/?page_id=13&category=22 – RE/Search Publications, 20 Romolo Place #B, San Francisco, CA 94133, (415) 362-1465