Susan Sontag's second collection of essays extends the investigations she undertook in "Against Interpretation", with essays on film, literature and politics, and a study of pornography.
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In her second essay collection, Sontag "displays an enlightened, energetic intellect exploring the margins of contemporary consciousness."-THE New York Time SAbout the Author:
Susan Sontag was born in Manhattan in 1933 and studied at the universities of Chicago, Harvard and Oxford. Her non-fiction works include Against Interpretation, On Photography, Illness as Metaphor, AIDS and its Metaphors and Regarding the Pain of Others. She is also the author of four novels, a collection of stories and several plays. Her books are translated into thirty-two languages. In 2001 she was awarded the Jerusalem Prize for the body of her work, and in 2003 she received the Prince of Asturias Prize for Literature and the Peace Prize of the German Book Trade. She died in December 2004.
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Book Description Vintage, 1994. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 99387417
Book Description Vintage, 1994. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0099387417