United States, 1933 - 2004
writer and philosopher
Susan Sontag was a philosopher, critic, novelist, essayist, feminist and political activist. Her oeuvre comprises novels such as The Volcano Lover (1992), but also short stories, films and above all essayistic works such as On Photography (1977) and Regarding the Pain of Others (2003).
Part III. The Muses' Farewell
The Legacy of the Twentieth Century
24 May 2000 9.30 - 22.00 Tilburg University