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Cut-Ups William S. Burroughs

by ebreilly

By applying analog remixing techniques students become aware of the degree to which all cultural expression builds upon what has come before. One method to try in the classroom is William Burroughs’ the cutup method. This video itself uses a cutup technique to illustrate a audio segment from Burroughs explaining how this approach emerged. This video is used in Flows of Reading -

Cut-Ups William S. Burroughs

Origin and Theory of the Tape Cut-Ups.

from Cut-Ups William S. Burroughs (2011)
Creator: Quedear
Posted by ebreilly