As Consciousness Is Harnessed to Flesh: Journals and Notebooks, 1964-1980

As Consciousness Is Harnessed to Flesh: Journals and Notebooks, 1964-1980

Susan Sontag


This, the second one of 3 volumes of Susan Sontag's journals and notebooks, starts the place the 1st quantity left off, in the course of the Sixties. It strains and records Sontag's evolution from fledgling player within the creative and highbrow global of latest York urban to world-renowned critic and dominant strength on the earth of rules with the e-book of the groundbreaking Against Interpretation in 1966.

As awareness is Harnessed to Flesh follows Sontag in the course of the turbulent years of the 1960s―from her journey to Hanoi on the top of the Vietnam struggle to her time making movies in Sweden―up to 1981 and the start of the Reagan period. this can be a useful checklist of the interior workings of 1 of the main inquisitive and analytical thinkers of the 20th century on the top of her energy. it's also a impressive rfile of 1 individual's political and ethical awakening.

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