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This LIMITED-EDITION PREORDER PACKAGE for Ian F. Svenonius’s forthcoming essay collection includes a signed copy of Against the Written Word and the limited-edition chapbook The Autobiography of Ian F. Svenonius.

THIS PAGE IS FOR THE LIMITED EDITION PREORDER PACKAGE OF AGAINST THE WRITTEN WORD AND THE EXCLUSIVE CHAPBOOK THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF IAN F. SVENONIUS.Click [HERE] for details on the regular edition of the book.

Preorders ship as soon as all the materials are available, often in advance of the publication date

Forthcoming: 1/3/23

Price: $50.00

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THIS PAGE IS FOR THE LIMITED-EDITION PREORDER PACKAGE OF AGAINST THE WRITTEN WORD WITH THE CHAPBOOK THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF IAN F. SVENONIUS

Click [HERE] for details on the regular edition of the book.

The limited-edition preorder package includes:

–A SIGNED paperback copy of Against the Written Word
–A copy of the chapbook, The Autobiography of Ian F. Svenonius.

About The Autobiography of Ian F. Svenonius:

The comprehensive memoir The Autobiography of Ian F. Svenonius is printed using the elegant risograph technique by boutique printer Tiny Splendor. It tells the story of The Nation of Ulysses’s enigmatic Leader “I.F. Svenonius” and his rise to power . . . As told by himself!

“I Was Attached to a
Nuclear Detachment as a
Liaison Officer in
Eastern Russia
During the Soviet Era . . .

. . . I Could Not Wait to
Destroy the Yankees
and
Wipe the Self-Satisfaction
from Their Faces”
—Ian F. Svenonius, from
The Autobiography of Ian F. Svenonius

Inside The Autobiography of Ian F. Svenonius:

About Against the Written Word:

Against the Written Word is the most important, most revolutionary book produced since the advent of the printing press; the book that will liberate readers from reading, writers from writing, and booksellers from peddling their despicable wares. This book ushers in a new era of freedom from reading and all its attendant bedfellows such as Enlightenment thinking and the mass alienation wrought by the phonetic alphabet. Against the Written Word will be a tremendous bestseller and simultaneously the last book that anyone will read.

With nineteen essays ripping, shredding, tearing apart all the bugaboos that haunt humanity nowadays, Against the Written Word is a must-read for any aspiring radical or would-be gnostic who has a penchant for words, thought, clothes, intoxicants, music, art, expression, etc. The work is presented in a range of writing: essays, screenplays, lectures, sci-fi stories, and manifestos, with topics that include “the rise of incorporated man,” “tourism as the neoliberal mode of military occupation,” a workshop on songwriting for the purpose of suggestion and mind control, and many more.

This handsome, illustrated book will correct the paucity of thought that characterizes the modern bookstore, and will practically sell itself. It will call out from the shelf to ingratiate itself to the unsuspecting everyday book browser, who will be hooked and then hungrily consume it. Infected with a wild-eyed evangelism, they will then proliferate it amongst their friends and acquaintances. These new readers will disseminate it, and so on; soon this slim, innocuous volume will define an epoch and steer thought from here on out.

The bookseller will be surprised and pleased to find that it will be the only book they need to stock. Against the Written Word will be dominant in a manner the market has not seen since the Bible tore up best-seller lists in the Middle Ages or Mao’s Little Red Book wowed the critics in Red China.

Inside Against the Written Word:


Book Details

  • Paperback
  • Published: 1/3/23
  • IBSN: 9781636141114

Author

IAN F. SVENONIUS is the author of the underground best sellers Supernatural Strategies for Making a Rock ‘n’ Roll Group,The Psychic Soviet, and Censorship Now!! He was also the host of VBS.tv’s Soft Focus, where he interviewed Mark E. Smith, Genesis P. Orridge, Chan Marshall, Ian MacKaye, and others. As a musician he has created more than twenty albums and countless singles in various rock and roll combos (Escape-ism, Chain & the Gang, The Make-Up, The Nation of Ulysses, etc.). He lives in Los Angeles, CA. Against the Written Word is his latest work.

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