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- an example of The Cut-up Technique as pioneered by William S. Burroughs
Somewhere in the normal text may have been registered only
subconsciously. The technique can be repeated ad infinitum, making cut-ups of
cut-ups. Burroughs will also cut in phrases across chapters (often at a
distance of more than a hundred pages from the original text. Somewhere
in the middle the cut-up begins, which is a dead museum. We walk
around c extraction.... In Manila about twelve cases of rican by Act
of ms the electronic brain went berserk playing six- and away
sniffing H, his body a mass of scar tissue of running water).
The wheel moves cock which is a random re-ordering of the chapter.
With longer chapters, there may be more alternation between regular
and irregular text. This has the effect of activating a deja vu
sensation in the middle the cut-up begins, which is buried olynesian,
mount him when the cops rushed in.
Dives and stretches but always reforms ahead own into the ring, pulls
out the egg with one closed, pulsing eye.
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work. pin up Technique down because hatching occurence the The ruins,
brought cops cut-up him a drugs Reputation We -- the surrealists
typically used clippings from newspaper stories to randomly splice
together an original work.
See The Cut-up Technique to learn how to create your own cut-ups.