United States, 1933 - 2004
writer and philosopher

Susan Sontag

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).

Speaker at


Part III. The Muses' Farewell

The Legacy of the Twentieth Century

24 May 2000 9.30 - 22.00 Tilburg University