Contra la Interpretación

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Alfaguara, 2005 - 390 pages
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"Los clásicos son hijos del tiempo. Treinta años después de haber sido escritos, los ensayos ... conservan toda su fuerza e interés. Y no sólo porque los temas escogidos en cada caso continúan en el centro de la polémica contemporánea, sino porque la mayor parte de las respuestas que propone siguen siendo originales e iluminan aspectos de la realidad intelectual habitualmente desatendidos por la crítica. Escritas en un estilo directo, con el respaldo de una enorme cultura, estas páginas trasuntan, a la vez que una asombrosa sinceridad, una lucidez liberadora. Novelista, cineasta y realizadora teatral, Susan Sontag nos ofrece unos textos comprometidos, frescos, inteligentes y llenos de sugerencias ..."--Contratapa.

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Susan Sontag was born in New York City on January 16, 1933. She received a B.A. from the University of Chicago and did graduate work in philosophy, literature and theology at Harvard University and Saint Anne's College, Oxford University. She was the author of 17 books including four novels, a collection of short stories, several plays, and eight works of nonfiction. Her novels are The Benefactor, Death Kit, The Volcano Lover, and In America, which won the 2000 National Book Award for fiction. On Photography received the 1978 National Book Critics Circle Award. Her stories and essays have appeared in numerous magazines including The New Yorker, The New York Review of Books, The Times Literary Supplement, and Art in America. She also wrote and directed four feature films and stage plays in the United States and Europe. She died from leukemia on December 28, 2004 at the age of 71.

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