Observed While Falling

Observed While Falling

Bill Burroughs, Ah Pook, and Me

Unknown - 2012
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Observed While Falling is an account of the personal and creative interaction that defined the collaboration between the writer William S. Burroughs and the artist Malcolm McNeill on the graphic novel Ah Pook is Here. The memoir chronicles the events that surrounded it, the reasons it was abandoned and the unusual circumstances that brought it back to life. McNeill describes his growing friendship with Burroughs and how their personal relationship affected their creative partnership. The book is written with insight and humor, and is liberally sprinkled with the kind of outré anecdotes one would expect working with a writer as original and eccentric as Burroughs. It confirms Burroughs' and McNeill's prescience, the place of Ah Pook in relation to the contemporary graphic novel, and its anticipation of the events surrounding 2012. McNeill expounds on the lessons of that experience to bring Ah Pook into present time.
Publisher: Seattle, WA : Fantagraphics Books, 2012.
ISBN: 9781606995617
1606995618
Branch Call Number: 741 MCNEILL
Characteristics: 192 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
Additional Contributors: Burroughs, Bill

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