On Offering the Vigilantes to the Altar of Crazy



It was only later, at the age of twenty-three—while enrolled as an

undergraduate student of philosophy at Lund University, Sweden—that I

got interested in superheroes, and then mainly in the shape of vigilantes.


 

Article published in Entropy. About Watchmen, the graphic novel, especially
about Rorschach or the inherent craziness in vigilantism. Think of craziness
as an all too polite euphemism for fascism.