... a keen and brilliant critical account of Pasolinis films and writings... --Italica
Rohdies personal, idiosyncratic critical style is backed up by serious scholarly research, as the rich bibliography attests. This is one of the most original recent additions to the ever-growing literature on Pasolini. --Choice
... refreshingly personal and full of unpredictable tangents.--Film Quarterly
Sam Rohdie has written a personal, wonderfully lucid account of Pier Paolo Pasolinis cinema and literature.