Rising Up and Rising Down

I didn’t put Rising Up and Rising Down on my holiday list, because I knew I wasn’t going to be able to convince anybody to spend $120 on a 7-volume treatise on whether the means of violence can ever be justified by the ends. Not to mention the odd looks I knew I’d get.

But I’m a huge fan of William T. Vollmann, and I’ll be saving up my own hard-earned money for this, even if I can’t imagine finding the time to read it for some months to come…

31 December 2003 | uncategorized |