January 14th, 2010
Widerscreenings.com Essay on INCHES
Australian writer and critic, Robert Cettl, recently reviewed A Life Measured in Inches for his website, widerscreenings.com. The complete essay is now available at widerscreenings. Below is a generous excerpt!
John Holmes: a Life Measured in Inches
(a book review by Robert Cettl)
John Holmes: A Life Measured in Inches is the first book by authors Jennifer Sugar and Jill C. Nelson and is a work of considerable scope, ambition and importance in its chosen field. Indeed Sugar and Nelson have taken a subject inherently problematic – the history and scholarship of the adult film – and rendered it lucidly accessible to all, whether fans of adult material or not and whether male or female. (more…)