Who is Sontag?

  • (noun): United States writer (born in 1933).
    Synonyms: Susan Sontag

Sontag

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Annie Leibovitz - Personal Life
... Leibovitz had a close romantic relationship with noted writer and essayist Susan Sontag ... Leibovitz has suggested that Sontag mentored her and constructively criticized her work ... After Sontag's death in 2004, Newsweek published an article about Leibovitz that made reference to her decade-plus relationship with Sontag, stating that "The two first met ...
AIDS And Its Metaphors - Critical Response
... Sontag's point of view is", as she functions as both objective historian and attacker of views she disagrees with ... Sontag doesn’t actually answer the questions of whether adapting behavior in the face of AIDS is the appropriate protection against infection, or how ... the true source of its horror," and turns Sontag's point that "we cannot think without metaphors" on itself ...
Against Interpretation - Summary
... Against Interpretation" is Sontag's seminal essay within Against Interpretation and Other Essays that discusses the divisions between two different ... Sontag is strongly averse to what she considers to be contemporary interpretation, that is, an overabundance of importance placed upon the content or meaning of an artwork rather than ... The modern style of interpretation is particularly despised by Sontag in relation to the previous classical style of interpretation that sought to “bring ...
Frank Sontag
... Sontag (born in Cleveland, Ohio) is an American radio personality ... As of June, 2009 Sontag began hosting an internet talk radio show airing on Tuesday and Thursday evenings, was a regular cast member on the Mark Brian radio ... Sontag describes himself as a motivational speaker and life skills coach ...
Sontag - See Also
... Sontag, Mississippi, community in north west Lawrence County, Mississippi All pages with titles containing "Sontag" or "Sonntag" See also Sonntag This page or section lists people with the surname ...

Famous quotes containing the word sontag:

    The truth is always something that is told, not something that is known. If there were no speaking or writing, there would be no truth about anything. There would only be what is.
    —Susan Sontag (b. 1933)

    Surrealism is a bourgeois disaffection; that its militants thought it universal is only one of the signs that it is typically bourgeois.
    —Susan Sontag (b. 1933)

    That even an apocalypse can be made to seem part of the ordinary horizon of expectation constitutes an unparalleled violence that is being done to our sense of reality, to our humanity.
    —Susan Sontag (b. 1933)