A new volume of Susan Sontag’s journals has just been published. Edited by her son David Rieff, As Consciousness Is Harnessed to Flesh: Journals and Notebooks, 1964-1980 offers a glimpse into the early life of the celebrated critic and novelist. Here we offer a sampling of interviews with and about Sontag.
"Consciousness Is Harnessed to Flesh", a new volume of Susan Sontag’s journals has just been published. Want to learn more about the celebrated novelist and critics, listen here!
David Rieff has written a sobering account of his mother's last days. It's called "Swimming in a Sea of Death," and tells how he tried to do the right thing by his mother - Susan Sontag - while also being true to himself.