naked lunch

New Orleans in Passing: NAKED LUNCH

William S. Burroughs lived in New Orleans from 1948 – 1949, when he was arrested for possession of drugs, elected to not stand trial, and moved with his wife (who he would later shoot in the head) and young son to Mexico City. Jack Kerouac’s novel On the Road famously includes a visit to “Old New Orleans in Passing: NAKED LUNCH