Reborn



Edited By David Rieff.Reborn

Jewish American literary critic, theorist, novelist, and filmmaker.

[Epub] Reborn  By Susan Sontag – Phamimports.us
  • Hardcover
  • 318 pages
  • Reborn
  • Susan Sontag
  • English
  • 03 January 2019
  • 0374100748

10 thoughts on “Reborn

  1. says:

    I can t imagine Susan Sontag as a young person because I ve always encountered her as the staggering, cultured to the umpteenth degree uber cosmopolitan critic that she is in her essays It s hard to imagine someone like that ever being a kid The journals in Reborn start when she s fourteen and she s alreadycomplicated, moody, and painfully self conscious than most people four times her age You don t really see a development here as much as you get these brief, staccato flashes of intens I can t imagine Susan Sontag as a young person because I ve always encountered her as the staggering, cultured to t...

  2. says:

    What an important book to read when your life is a mess.

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    This is the first of three planned volumes of Sontag s journals, edited by her son David Rieff This volume covers the young and precocious Sontag from age 14 to 30 It s a period of learning for her though she already appears learned.The early entries are about 2 primary awakenings First is a blossoming intellectual strength through studies at Berkeley, Oxford and the Sorbonne followed by a return to the U S and a professorship at Columbia The early 60s also saw her writing her first novel, This is the first of three planned volumes of Sontag s journals, edited by her son David Rieff This volume covers the young and precocious Sontag from age 14 to 30 It s a period of learning for her though she already appears learned.The early entries are about 2 primary awakenings First is a blossoming intellectual strength through studies at Berkeley, Oxford and the Sorbonne followed by a return to the U S and a professorship at Columbia The early 60s also saw her writing her first novel, The Benefactor In addition, these journal years are filled with her sexual awakening At Berkeley, at 16, she recognized hersel...

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    Three years ago The Guardian ran some excerpts from an upcoming edition of Susan Sontag s journals, and despite being at that time littleto me than a massive literary reputation, I was dazzled by her penetrating, often brutal self dissection of her own personality and intellect I even dared think I recognized a sensibility shockingly similar to my own Fast forward through several years and the journals, a compilation of her earliest, are here, and...

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    As I read Susan Sontag s journals, I thought, as is I think kind of inevitable, where I was in my late teens and early 20s, when Sontag was off cavorting with geniuses in Paris and reading dense German romantic epic poems in the original Let s face it, I was probably ripping a bong in an attic.Sontag s journals, fractured as they are, are a remarkably portrait of the inner thoughts of one of the 20th Century s big name intellectuals, as she went through book after book and a couple of what were As I read Susan Sontag s journals, I thought, as is I think kind of inevitable, where I was in my late teens and early 20s, when Sontag was ...

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    1947 1963 .

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    En octubre le un ensayo de la autora que me dej completamente maravillada, as que en cuanto vi en la biblioteca la primera parte de sus Diarios, no me lo pens Decir que Susan Sontag est a otro nivel, es quedarse corta, en serio esta mujer con 14 a os escrib a cosas como esta23 11 47Creo que no hay un dios personal o vida despu s de la muerte que lo m s deseable en el mundo es la libertad de ser fiel a uno mismo, es decir la Honradez Que la nica diferencia entre los seres humanos es En octubre le un ensayo de la autora que me dej completamente maravillada, as que en cuanto vi en la biblioteca la primera parte de sus Diarios, no me lo pens Decir que Susan Sontag est a otro nivel, es quedarse corta, en serio esta mujer con 14 a os escrib a cosas como esta23 11 47Creo que no hay un dios personal o vida despu s de la muerte que lo m s deseable en el mundo es la liberta...

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