"Susan Sontag's essays are great interpretations, and even fulfillments, of what is really going on."--Carlos Fuentes
"A dazzling intellectual performance."--Vogue
"Susan Sontag is a writer of rare energy and provocative newness."--The Nation
"The theoretical portions of her book are delightful to read because she can argue so well. . . . Her ideas are consistently stimulating."--Commentary
"She has come to symbolize the writer and thinker in many variations: as analyst, rhapsodist, and roving eye, as public scold and portable conscience."--Time
From the Publisher
The first collection of essays by the brilliant critic and writer to be published in book forrn, containing her best writings between 1961 and 1965.
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