FACT FOOD #1531

Nova Express is a 1964 novel and the third book in William S. Burroughs’ trilogy that includes The Soft Machine and The Ticket That Exploded. According to the writer, the trilogy is a continuation of his 1959 novel Naked Lunch. The title of the novel inspired the fictional magazine in the graphic novel Watchmen and the fan magazine of the same name that ran for 15 years between 1987 and 2002.