Vanity Fair, Volume 46, Number 9, November 1983

Burroughs contributes “The Baron Says These Things”, a preview chapter from The Place of Dead Roads, pp. 104-109.

Published in New York City by Condé Nast Publications in November, 1983.

Bibliographic Information:

  • Shoaf III.332
  • Schottlaender v4.C536
  • Raven 19831100VFAI.46.9, b3
  • various: reviews
  • Duane Michals: photograph of Lewis Thomas
  • Judith Martin: "Critic at Large: Kultur Klub" (on the Bayreuth Wagner festival)
  • John Heilpern: "Opera as Revolution" (on Peter Brook's The Tragedy of Carmen)
  • Marc Riboud: photographs of Peter Brook and family, and of Carmen
  • Arthur Elgort: photograph of Patrick Dupond
  • Denis Piel: photograph of Judith Ivey
  • William Wegman: photograph of David Van Tieghem
  • Michel Foucault: "How We Behave" (interview)
  • Alice Springs: photograph of Michel Foucault
  • Philip Burke: illustration
  • Blanche McCrary Boyd: "Standing on the Brink of Eternity" (on Carla Wallenda)
  • Bruce Davidson: photographs of the Wallendas
  • Walter Clemons: "Cole Porter... So Easy to Love So Easy to Idolize All Others Above" (essay)
  • Jean Howard: photographs of Cole Porter
  • Robert Rosenblum: "Stella's Third Dimension" (on Frank Stella)
  • Richard Leslie Schulman: photograph of Frank Stella
  • Frank Stella: "Frank Stella Talks About..." (interview)
  • Helmut Newton: "Private" (notes and photographs)
  • William S. Burroughs: "The Baron Says These Things" (prose)
  • Lou Brooks: illustration
  • Kenneth McGowan: photograph of Burroughs
  • Laura Z. Hobson: "Bosom Buddies" (on Clare Boothe Luce)
  • Cecil Beaton: image of Clare Boothe Luce
  • Francine du Plessix Gray: "When Memory Goes" (on Nazi war crimes)
  • Manuela Hoelterhoff: "Budapest: High Marx for Hedonism" (essay)
  • Georges Dauphin: drawing
  • John Neary: "Santa Fe: Caught in a hand-woven time warp" (essay)
  • Ubiquitous: "Curdled Crème: Vile bodies on the Riviera" (on AIDS in France)
  • Moira Hodgson: "Cuisine Explorateur" (prose)
  • Arnold Klein: "Zoo Story: What's bugging Washington?" (essay)
  • Paul Rudnick: "Tailgate Scandals: Bullshot heard 'round the world" (prose)
  • Donald Berthelme: "The Baby" (prose)
Publishing Information:
  • Editor in Chief: Leo Lerman
  • Managing Editor: Wayne Lawson
  • Editors: Jeffrey Burke, Walter Clemons, Anthony HadenGuest, Moira Hodgson, Cathleen Medwick, Elizabeth Pochoda, Stephen Rubin, Suzanne Stephens, Patricia Towers, Tracy Young
  • Editorial Design Director: Ruth Ansel
  • Art Director: Charles Churchward
  • Critic at Large: Judith Martin
  • Consulting Editors: Jonathan Lieberson, James Wolcott
  • Contributing Editor: Stephen Schiff
  • Assistant Editors: April Bernard, Don David Guttenplan, Lisa Hendricksson, John House, Duncan Stalker, Mimi Thompson
  • Publisher: Joseph E. Corr, Jr.
  • Editorial Director: Alexander Liberman


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