Brion Gysin

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    January 30, 2014
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    May 12, 2011

    William S. Burroughs, Scientologist

    image viaWilliam S. Burroughs: even weirder than we thought.​Picture it: Tangiers, 1959. William S. Burroughs, author of the newly published Naked Lunch (and, incidentally, scion of a wealthy St. Louis family), is visiting his friend Brion Gysin's restaurant when he meets John and Mary Cooke, ... More >>

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    April 20, 2010

    Baking Today? Try Alice B. Toklas' Recipe for "Haschich Fudge"!

    It's a holiday of sorts for the world's stoner subculture, and if you'd like to celebrate with a cannabis-infused culinary endeavor, well, look no further.This recipe for "Haschich Fudge" was handed out on little scrolls of parchment Friday night at the wild opening for the art exhibit "Alice" at th ... More >>

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    March 27, 2009

    Calendar Pimp Emergency Broadcast System

    William Gass invites you to visit the Front Room.If you're already watching the clock and thumbing through the paltry excuses you've yet to use for ditching work early on a Friday afternoon, set your thumbs at ease. You suddenly need to go to the Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis before it closes ... More >>

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    May 7, 2008

    Over and Out There

    How much art can you take?

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    November 9, 2007
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    January 5, 2005

    Up Beat

    Linear narratives are for chumps. Expand your horizons with William S. Burroughs' Towers Open Fire.

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    September 27, 2000
  • Music

    July 5, 2000

    Star Power

    St. Louis rapper Nelly sets out on the road to fame and fortune

  • Music

    July 14, 1999

    By the Numbers

    Japanese composer/remix master Nobukazu Takemura transforms the binary babble of skitterish CDs into pure beauty