I love Wendell Berry. He writes beautifully, carefully handcrafting each sentence. He is an inspiration.
That being said, I can't agree with him completely. Read more
Berry has good insights and is a thoughtful man. I agree the old ways were good but new thinking shuld get some credence as wellPublished 5 months ago by Judith E. Hansen
This was given as a requested Christmas gift and she was really excited to receive it and to learn from it!Published 7 months ago by mrsginther
This is a really good, tough book to get through. I recommend reading it slowly, and taking time to think or write thoughts in-between chapters.Published 13 months ago by Sarah Klatt
Wendell Berry is very strange. I was frankly uninterested when I heard about him.He sounded boring and extreme about topics unimportant. Read morePublished 15 months ago by Claire R.
Reading this book for my dissertation... every page is like a well deserved slap in the face to our society and culture, but a constructive one that resigns neither to helplessness... Read morePublished 19 months ago by Ryan T. Fouts
Wendell Berry's essays are elegant, profoundly spiritual, thought provoking and challenging.
As I read them I was reminded of a favorite quote of my Father's from Oliver... Read more
This book is amazing. It should be required reading for high school and college students and Christians everywhere. Read morePublished 24 months ago by H. Johnson
I wanted to like this, because I enjoy Wendell Berry's poetry. However, this is just another set of essays by a privileged white man about HIS environment. Read morePublished on July 25, 2011 by Elizabeth Simson