The first book to survey the broad range of Ms. Sontag 's work, including full discussions of her fiction. One can ask for no better guidebook. M. Thomas Inge.
Carl Rollyson is author (with Lisa Paddock) of Susan Sontag: The Making of an Icon, and of biographies of Rebecca West, Norman Mailer, Martha Gellhorn, Lillian Hellman, and Marilyn Monroe. He is professor of English at Baruch College, City University of New York.
Reading Carl Rollyson's reading Susan Sontag is like reading Susan Sontag through a prism of a clear and articulate sensibility. One can ask for no better guidebook to an appreciation and understanding of a major American public intellectual and literary figure. -- M. Thomas Inge, Randolph-Macon College; editor of Company Aytch: Or, a Side Show of the Big Show
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