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    PDF/EPUB William S Burroughs vs The uran This is a book of truncations though whether it's a cut up or a hatchet piece is up to the reader At the heart of this cobbled together book is the issue of hero worship Knight confronted with circumstantial evidence that his guruhero Peter Lamborn Wilson aka Hakim Bey has some creepy enthusiasms makes a point to publicly kill and dismember his Buddha in the road Sadly this derails a very engaging history of the unusual Moorish Orthodox Ch

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    FREE READ William S Burroughs vs The uran Michael Muhammad Knight ´ 1 SUMMARY PDF/EPUB William S Burroughs vs The uran This is a rather odd book in the continuing saga of the author's exploration of his identity as a Muslim as a son as a thoughtful author He's always interesting to join on his intellectual travels In this work we have a small piece o

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    PDF/EPUB William S Burroughs vs The uran Amazing A very honest introspective search for oneself The realization that we need to think for ourselves and

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    PDF/EPUB William S Burroughs vs The uran REVIEW ð PADDINGTONFESTIVAL.CO.UK ´ Michael Muhammad Knight Michael Muhammad Knight ´ 1 SUMMARY As is sometimes the case with Knight's books this book is about Knight himself and how he wrestles with Peter L WilsonHakim Bey and related textsentitiesideas; whether or not this is a good thing depends on what you're looking for and your tast

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    REVIEW ð PADDINGTONFESTIVAL.CO.UK ´ Michael Muhammad Knight PDF/EPUB William S Burroughs vs The uran This was brilliant in many respects though it would be harder to follow for someone not familiar with many of the themes on which Knight touches eg Five Percenter and Nation of Islam theology Sufism the writings of Peter Lamborn Wilson etc The warning and the reduced star is due to the utter vulgarity through which one often has to wade to get to the insights The pathos of his journey in his connection with Wilson as well as with the aut

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    REVIEW ð PADDINGTONFESTIVAL.CO.UK ´ Michael Muhammad Knight Michael Muhammad Knight ´ 1 SUMMARY FREE READ William S Burroughs vs The uran Oh the fall of teenage idols is hardA very amusing read from a person I have the feeling would be a difficult housemate

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    PDF/EPUB William S Burroughs vs The uran Just superb Inspirational investigative historical biographical gritty witty surreal spiritual obviously honest defiant ultimately uplifting connecting and wrestling This book deserves a far wider audience Whether you are on a spiritual path or cynical about the whole esoteric camp this is a book that will force you to look at the

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    PDF/EPUB William S Burroughs vs The uran Michael Muhammad Knight ´ 1 SUMMARY FREE READ William S Burroughs vs The uran Goes in about three or four directions at once but it's all held together by Knight's heart on sleeve honesty and some of his strongest writing Some of the the people he writes about are so fringe andor bizarre that I started to wonder what the heck Knight thought he was up to And yet that limitless curiosity makes for a colorful narrative not to mention some welcome mythbusting and some light thrown into cor

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    Michael Muhammad Knight ´ 1 SUMMARY REVIEW ð PADDINGTONFESTIVAL.CO.UK ´ Michael Muhammad Knight PDF/EPUB William S Burroughs vs The uran Michael Muhammad Knight is one of the most important voices of our time He writes with such heart wrenching honesty that his struggles become relate able across cultural and religious boundaries In this book we feel his spiritual seeking his yearning for a mentor and disillusionment with what he has found so far While learning much

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FREE READ William S Burroughs vs The uran

FREE READ William S Burroughs vs The uran REVIEW ð PADDINGTONFESTIVAL.CO.UK ´ Michael Muhammad Knight Michael Muhammad Knight ´ 1 SUMMARY When Michael Muhammad Knight sets out to write the definitive biography of his “Anarcho Sufi” hero and mentor writer Peter Lamborn Wilson aka Hakim Bey he makes a startling discovery that changes everything At the same time that he grows disillusioned with his idol Knight finds that his own books have led to American Muslim youths maki This is a book of truncations though whether it s a cut up or a hatchet piece is up to the reader At the heart of this cobbled together book is the issue of hero worship Knight confronted with circumstantial evidence that his guruhero Peter Lamborn Wilson aka Hakim Bey has some creepy enthusiasms makes a point to publicly kill and dismember his Buddha in the road Sadly this derails a very engaging history of the unusual Moorish Orthodox Church of America full disclosure I belong to and helped found the Dallas branch which gets ignored in its post WilsonBey manifestations Repeatedly MOCA members are arrogantly dismissed as white pot smoking fan boys and toward the end of the book the MOCA gets lumped in with the one joke wonder Church of the Subgenius and played for laughs The only insight a reader gets into the many distinct and interesting MOCA temples is the position of each interviewee on the Wilson Bey accusations This is tragic since the first wave history of the Church is given in great and interesting detail The subseuent spread of the MOCA its scholars and luminaries the various traditions and accomplishments are all ignored Instead the reader gets another truncation a fragment of Knight s ultimate unfinished Islamo ueer science fiction novel which is much less compelling than what preceded it Then Knight plays cut up with the u ran for a bit What we re left with is a hodge podge unworthy of the promise of the first sectionI have read a wide variety of forbidden and controversial authors including criminals perverts murderers fascists monsters whores politicians and I value the intellectual freedom to consider what others dismiss out of hand I do not think that such curiosity taints readers Knight takes pains to depict his literary hatchet piece as a personal betrayal from his guru for not living up to expectations Wilson like Henry Corbin studied Persian philosophy in Iran under the Shah admittedly a tyrant Knight finds fault The books grinds down as Knight vents his Death of 1000 cuts on his hero and personal teacher Ironically the MOCA is anti guru and offers a wealth of interesting material to those unlike Knight who eschew gurus and masters This makes William S Burroughs vs The uran an interesting case of missing the point While much of the book is well written and meticulously researched it is also incredibly selective and curiously incomplete Our only solace is Knight s plunge into a kind of self indulgent breakdown making an impromptu mosue on his late father s remote property cutting up the u ran per the Burroughs and Gysin cut up method and realizing too late for the reader that he too is no hero Having completed literary assassination Knight can t measure up to the writer he disowns or even complete the history he began In short this is a sometimes interesting mess that collapses as Knight cutspastes undermines snipes and fails utterly to consider the impact of various MOCA temples and lodges each with its own romance and specialty Make no mistake this could have been a great book had Knight s obsessive vendetta been relegated to a footnote Having torn down the statue of Ozymandias Knight whiles away the balance of this book biting that idol s stone ankles and using old fragments for filler Hot Spell Harleuin Blaze his “Anarcho Sufi” The Promise He Made hero and mentor writer Peter Lamborn Wilson aka Hakim Bey Seven Wonders Journals he makes a startling discovery that changes everything At the same time that The Defiant Debutante he grows disillusioned with Gold Rush Groom his idol Knight finds that Tested by Fire his own books Rancher Daddy have led to American Muslim youths maki This is a book of truncations though whether it s a cut up or a Even in the Darkness hatchet piece is up to the reader At the Maybe This Christmas? 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FREE READ William S Burroughs vs The uran REVIEW ð PADDINGTONFESTIVAL.CO.UK ´ Michael Muhammad Knight Michael Muhammad Knight ´ 1 SUMMARY Ng a countercultural idol of him placing him on the same pedestal that he had given WilsonIn an attempt to forge his own path Knight pledges himself to an Iranian Sufi order that Wilson had almost joined attempts to write the Great American ueer Islamo Futurist Novel and even creates his own mosue in the wilderness of West Virginia He also This was brilliant in many respects though it would be harder to follow for someone not familiar with many of the themes on which Knight touches eg Five Percenter and Nation of Islam theology Sufism the writings of Peter Lamborn Wilson etc The warning and the reduced star is due to the utter vulgarity through which one often has to wade to get to the insights The pathos of his journey in his connection with Wilson as well as with the author s father is jarring and visceral and necessarily so given the details Illegal Affairs him placing Lanford Wilson 21 Short Plays him on the same pedestal that Angel of Sudden Hill he The Complete Anchoring Handbook had given WilsonIn an attempt to forge Screams and Nightmares The Films of Wes Craven his own path Knight pledges Muay Thai Unleashed himself to an Iranian Sufi order that Wilson Practical Boat Mechanics had almost joined attempts to write the Great American ueer Islamo Futurist Novel and even creates Short Cycle Selling Beating Your Competitors in the Sales Race his own mosue in the wilderness of West Virginia He also This was brilliant in many respects though it would be Break the Bipolar Cycle harder to follow for someone not familiar with many of the themes on which Knight touches eg Five Percenter and Nation of Islam theology Sufism the writings of Peter Lamborn Wilson etc The warning and the reduced star is due to the utter vulgarity through which one often Innovate the Pixar Way has to wade to get to the insights The pathos of School for Startups his journey in All the Plants of the BibleText and Illustrations his connection with Wilson as well as with the author s father is jarring and visceral and necessarily so given the details

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FREE READ William S Burroughs vs The uran REVIEW ð PADDINGTONFESTIVAL.CO.UK ´ Michael Muhammad Knight Michael Muhammad Knight ´ 1 SUMMARY Employs the “cut up” writing method of Bey’s friend the late William S Burroughs to the ur’an subjecting Islam’s holiest scripture to literary experimentationWilliam S Burroughs vs the ur’an is the struggle of a hero worshiper without heroes and the meeting of religious and artistic paths the uest of a writer as spiritual seek Goes in about three or four directions at once but it s all held together by Knight s heart on sleeve honesty and some of his strongest writing Some of the the people he writes about are so fringe andor bizarre that I started to wonder what the heck Knight thought he was up to And yet that limitless curiosity makes for a colorful narrative not to mention some welcome mythbusting and some light thrown into corners badly in need of disinfectant One character in particular a writer hero of Knight s who well you ll see Illegal Affairs holiest scripture to literary experimentationWilliam S Burroughs vs the ur’an is the struggle of a Lanford Wilson 21 Short Plays hero worshiper without Angel of Sudden Hill heroes and the meeting of religious and artistic paths the uest of a writer as spiritual seek Goes in about three or four directions at once but it s all The Complete Anchoring Handbook held together by Knight s Screams and Nightmares The Films of Wes Craven heart on sleeve Muay Thai Unleashed honesty and some of Practical Boat Mechanics his strongest writing Some of the the people Short Cycle Selling Beating Your Competitors in the Sales Race he writes about are so fringe andor bizarre that I started to wonder what the Break the Bipolar Cycle heck Knight thought Innovate the Pixar Way he was up to And yet that limitless curiosity makes for a colorful narrative not to mention some welcome mythbusting and some light thrown into corners badly in need of disinfectant One character in particular a writer School for Startups hero of Knight s who well you ll see

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  • William S Burroughs vs The uran
  • Michael Muhammad Knight
  • English
  • 03 July 2018
  • 9781593764159

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