Events

January 24 – February 6, 2014

Burroughs Paintings

Opening Reception: January 24 from 6 – 8pm

Grunwald Gallery | 1201 East 7th Street, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405

Gallery Hours: Tuesday to Saturday 12 noon to 4pm

Admission: Free

 

FRIDAY January 31, 2014, 8 – 11pm

William S. Burroughs’ “The Junky’s Christmas” Live Performance & Screening

The Back Door | 207 South College Avenue, Bloomington, IN 47404

 

February 3 – 10, 2014

Everything Is Permitted: The Life and Work of William S. Burroughs

Manuscripts and correspondence from The Burroughs Archive at Ohio State Columbus and the Lilly Library.

Lilly Library | 1200 East 7th Street, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405

Lecture with John Bennett and Geoff Smith: February 6 at 12:30pm

Admission: Free

 

February 3 – 28, 2014

The Right to Read: Censorship and the Books of Grove Press

The Right to Read examines the pivotal role that Grove Press, which published Burroughs’ Naked Lunch and many other controversial books, played in the censorship battles of the late 1950s and early 1960s.

The Kinsey Institute | 1165 East Third Street, Morrison Hall Room 302, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405

Admission: Free

 

WEDNESDAY February 5, 2014, 7 – 9pm

William S. Burroughs Birthday Celebration

Grunwald Gallery | 1201 East 7th Street, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405

Admission: $25

 

WEDNESDAY February 5, 2014, 9pm

Mark Hosler (Negativland)

Opener: Tyler Damon

The Bishop Bar | 123 South Walnut Street, Bloomington, IN 47404

Admission: $5

Purchase tickets at Landlocked Music and BCT Box Office

 

THURSDAY February 6, 2014, Doors at 8pm, Show at 8:30pm

An evening of chamber music performed by HOLOGRAPHIC

Program includes:

Remembered States by Matthew Hough

Selections from the multi-media opera The Ticket That Exploded by James Ilgenfritz

In C by Terry Riley

Buskirk-Chumley Theater | 114 East Kirkwood Avenue, Bloomington, IN 47408

Admission: $10

Purchase tickets at Landlocked Music and BCT Box Office

 

FRIDAY February 7, 2014, 4 – 5:15pm [New Date and Time]

Lydia Lunch

Performance, Sex, and Punk Feminism: 1970’s to Present

Indiana University Cinema | 1213 East 7th Street, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405

Admission: Free, but seating is limited. If you have special seating or accessibility needs, please call 812-856-9540.

Lydia Lunch lecture

 

FRIDAY February 7, 2014, 9pm

“In the beginning was the word…” Lydia Lunch reads William S. Burroughs

Special Guests: Thee Tsunamis

The Bishop Bar | 123 South Walnut Street, Bloomington, IN 47404

Admission: $12

Purchase tickets at Landlocked Music and BCT Box Office

 

SATURDAY February 8, 2014, 9pm

Closing Night Costume Ball, with a performance by Davis Schneiderman

The Back Door | 207 South College Avenue, Bloomington, IN 47404

 

February 6 – 9, 2014

Burroughs Film Series

This will include The Burroughs Balch Films.

Indiana University Cinema | 1213 East 7th Street, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405

Film Schedule and Pricing

 

February 6 – 8, 2014

Burroughs Symposium

Indiana University Cinema | 1213 East 7th Street, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405

Registration and Pricing