Against interpretation and other essays

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Material Type
Book: softcover
Date Published
1966
Author
Sontag, Susan
Edition
8th printing
Publisher
Dell Publishing Co.
Material Type
Book: softcover
Author
Sontag, Susan
Responsibility
by Susan Sontag
Edition
8th printing
Place
New York
Publisher
Dell Publishing Co.
Date Published
1966
Physical Description
304 pages ; 21 cm.
Condition
Fair
Language
English
Series
Delta Book, 38
Notes
Abstract:These essays, which Sontag calls "case studies for an aesthetic," include discussions of Camus, Sartre, Genet, Simone Weil, Ionesco, Brecht, Peter Weiss, Beckett, Arthur Miller, Godard, Resnais, Underground Movies, Psychoanalysis, and Happenings--plus the "Notes on 'Camp'."
TableOfContents
Against interpretation --
On style --
The artist as exemplary sufferer --
Simone Weil --
Camus' Notebooks --
Michel Leiris' Manhood --
The anthropologist as hero --
The literary criticism of Georg Luka´cs --
Sartre's Saint Genet --
Nathalie Sarraute and the novel --
Ionesco --
The death of tragedy --
Going to theater, etc. --
Marat/Sade/Artaud --
Spiritual style in the films of Robert Bresson --
Godard's Vivre sa vie --
The imagination of disaster --
Jack Smith's Flaming creatures --
Resnais' Muriel --
A note on novels and films --
Piety without content --
Psychoanalysis and Norman O. Brown's Life against death --
Happenings : an art of radical juxtaposition --
Notes on "Camp" --
One culture and the new sensibility.
Call Number
9.4 SON 1966
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2018-010
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