Bibliography of Burroughs Texts in Evergreen Review


Reports from the Bibliographic Bunker

Jed Birmingham on William S. Burroughs Collecting

Evergreen Review 11C14. Evergreen Review, Vol. 4, No. 11 (January / February 1960). {M&M C12 & C14}

Deposition: Testimony Concerning a Sickness.

A Newspeak Précis of the Article Made in Its Image with Its Materials

Evergreen Review 16C21. Evergreen Review, Vol. 5, No. 16 (January / February 1961). {M&M C24}

From Naked Lunch

Evergreen Review 20C22. Evergreen Review, Vol. 5, No. 20 (September / October 1961). {M&M C30}

Comments on The Night Before Thinking.

Commentary by Burroughs on Ahmed Yacoubi’s The Night Before Thinking, included in the same issue.


Evergreen Review 22C36. Evergreen Review, Vol. 6, No. 22 (January / February 1962). {M&M C39}

Introduction to Naked Lunch, The Soft Machine, Novia [sic] Express.

Episodes from Novia [sic] Express

Also includes “The Cannibal Feast: [Review of] Naked Lunch by William Burroughs “by E. S. Seldon.

Evergreen Review 25C37. Evergreen Review, Vol. 6, No. 25 (July / August 1962). {M&M C44}

Outskirts of the City.

Evergreen Review 29C51. Evergreen Review, Vol. 7, No. 29 (March/April 1963). {M&M C53}

Two Episodes from Nova Express.

Evergreen Review 32C71. Evergreen Review, Vol. 8, No. 32 (April–May 1964). {M&M C73}

They Just Fade Away.

Evergreen Review 34C72. Evergreen Review, Vol. 8, No. 34 (December 1964). {M&M C89}

Points of Distinction Between Sedative and Consciousness-Expanding Drugs.

Evergreen Review, Vol. 9, No. 36 (June 1965). Softbound (no hardbound issued).

The Boston Trial of Naked Lunch.

Prints excerpts from the Boston obscenity trial, featuring testimony by Norman Mailer and Allen Ginsberg.

Evergreen Review 46C152. Evergreen Review, Vol. 11, No. 46 (April 1967). {M&M C164}


Evergreen Review 52C178. Evergreen Review, Vol. 12, No. 52 (March 1968). {M&M C191}

Johnny 23.

Evergreen Review 60C179. Evergreen Review, Vol. 12, No. 60 (November 1968). {M&M C215}

Day the Records Went Up.

Evergreen Review 67C223. Evergreen Review, Vol. 13, No. 67 (June 1969). {M&M C227 & E26}

My Mother and I Would Like to Know.

Journey Through Time-Space: An Interview with William S. Burroughs by Daniel Odier.

Evergreen Review 94C295. Evergreen Review, Vol. 15, No. 94 (December 1971). {M&M C321}

The Dead Child.

Extract from The Wild Boys. [M&M]

Written by Jed Birmingham and published by RealityStudio on 18 May 2009.

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