By David L. Ulin / The Bulletin
August 15, 2010
“A Thousand Peaceful Cities: A Novel” by Jerzy Pilch, translated from Polish by David Frick (Open Letter, 144 pgs., $14.95)
There’s a serious question at the center of Jerzy Pilch’s comic novel “A Thousand Peaceful Cities”: Is political violence ever justified?
“There must be punishment, and....