Commissioner Of Sewers
Reading by William S Burroughs included in the documentary ‘Commissioner Of Sewers’ – see What’s ON page for date and time of special screening at Malton Palace Cinema.
Read a short story by Burroughs…
(aka “The Talking Asshole Routine” from The Naked Lunch)
William S. Burroughs
Naked lunch (1991, fragments from the movie)
The Sewer King
Documentary charting Sir Joseph Bazalgette’s design and engineering of the London sewers. Joseph Bazalgette’s great-great-grandson is Sir Peter Bazalgette, the new Chairman of Arts Council England.
Check out the What’s On page for all The Sewer events, dates and times.
Enter The Sewer competition today! It’s just for fun but it’s super-educational! See how Yorkshire Water and the Consumer Council for Water work independently. It’s old fashioned, manual, and all you need is an HB pencil!
YES IS MORE: Audience filming, photography, and sharing of videos & photos on the web and social media sites is ACTIVELY ENCOURAGED. YouTube and Tweet away! Attendance at the sewer event is entirely at your own risk. Wellies recommended. All the artists performing in, or contributing to, the sewer are doing so free of charge. See below:
All the events in The Sewer are free but donations can be made to WaterAid – WaterAid works in 27 countries worldwide, transforming millions of lives every year with safe water, sanitation and hygiene projects.