Re: RARA-AVIS: Burroughs'

From: Terrill Lankford (
Date: 27 Nov 2007

-----Original Message-----
>From: Ivan Van Laningham <>
>Sent: Nov 27, 2007 1:22 PM
>Subject: Re: RARA-AVIS: Burroughs'
>And by the way, I don't think Burroughs is really off topic; as he got
>older, many of his series grew darker and darker in tone; the Venus
>series especially had elements of noir. And I'm sure he influenced,
>in one way or another, many of the greats. Think Chandler read
>Burroughs? What about Hammett?

I'm not sure about Chandler or Hammett, but I bet Hemingway did. :)

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