Susan Sontag

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Name: Susan Sontag
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 1 reports

'Voices and Visions’ Spreads Through the World by Graphic Design

Philosophical Inspiration, By Designcourtesy of voices and visionsBy Andrew Brownstein Published August 30, 2014, issue of September 05, 2014 .On a shady hill in Jerusalem, a group of students and their teacher pass around a poster. It’s a series of ... [Published Forward - Aug 30 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Photographer Carlijn Jacobs Is Reinventing Camp

Photos from the series 'Swan Lake'.When we asked Carlijn Jacobs if she wanted to clear up some things about her picturesque photo series "Swan Lake", she sent us two quotes from Susan Sontag’s famous 1964 essay Notes On Camp . In the essay, Sontag tries ... [Published Vice UK - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Cancerversary: I remember because I can't forget

This is me six months before diagnosis. “But the thing about remembering is that you don't forget.” ― Tim O'Brien, The Things They CarriedToday is my cancerversary. Two years ago today a doctor told me that I had cancer. Just as I was waking up from anesthesia, ... [Published Chicago Now - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

David Chase Moves In and Out Next…

Until her death in 2004, author and activist Susan Sontag owned and occupied a penthouse atop one of the four red brick towers that anchor the corners of the titanic London Terrace in New York’s once gritty, now gallery-filled Chelsea nabe. The 2,700-square-foot ... [Published Variety - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

What We're Reading This Week: Poetry, Gardening Histories, The Great Oxford Comma Debate

Subscribe today for travel inspiration, tips, and special offers.It's almost Labor Day, and I'm thinking about women who paved the way for later generations. "" is a double pleasure from the . The slender catalog for the NYBG's evocative exhibit of a ... [Published Fodors.com - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

When a thousand words isn't enough: more on game hunts

Let’s face it: As much as we love to waste time on it, Facebook is a pretty offensive place. Sexism, racism, homophobia and general animosity seem to flourish behind the anonymity of a computer screen. So among all of the potentially objectionable material ... [Published NCSU Technician - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Markus Frind: The man 'behind a million babies'

American writer and critic Susan Sontag once said: "Nothing is mysterious, no human relation. Except love." Markus Frind, the founder and boss of Plenty of Fish (POF), the world's largest dating website and app, would beg to differ.According to him: "Although ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Aug 20 2014]
Entities: Susan Sontag, Humanism
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

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1. 2003 . 2. Tavi Gevinson update . 3. Old interview with Susan Sontag . 4. “ Humans Need Not Apply ” (video on mechanization).  And how good will Siri-like entities get ? 5. Rescuing orphaned baby elephants . ... [Published Marginal Revolution - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 1 reports

Susan Sontag's Best Productivity Tricks

Susan Sontag was a woman of many hats. She was a writer, critic, filmmaker, and a teacher. She achieved a lot before she died in 2004. Let’s take a look at how she did it all. Photos by David Goering, Jayel Aheram, SunshinecitySontag was no stranger to ... [Published Lifehacker Australia - Aug 11 2014]
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

506th Friday Blog Roundup

I was reading Susan Sontag’s best productivity tips on Lifehacker, and they were… as you would suspect from Sontag… simple and brilliant: I will have lunch only with Roger. (‘No, I don’t go out for lunch.’ Can break this rule once every two weeks.) I ... [Published Stirrup Queens - Aug 08 2014]
Entities: Susan Sontag
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

A Brief Anthology of ‘Quotations’

Photo by George Rose/Susan Sontag closes her seminal book On Photography with a “brief anthology of quotations”—compiling remarks from various brilliant people on the topic. Sontag writes:The final reason for the need to photograph everything lies in ... [Published Vice UK - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 1 reports

Susan Sontag's Best Productivity Tricks

Susan Sontag was a woman of many hats. She was a writer, critic, filmmaker, and a teacher. She got a lot done before she died in 2004. Let's take a look at how she did it all.Sontag was no stranger to controversy , particularly about what many called ... [Published Lifehacker - Aug 06 2014]

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American writer and critic Susan Sontag once said: "nothing is mysterious, no human relation. except love."

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When will they find a cancer cure, doc? [Published Guardian.co.uk - 5 hours ago]
Fallen Angel [Published City Journal - Aug 31 2014]
'Voices and Visions’ Spreads Through the World ... [Published Forward - Aug 30 2014]
Photographer Carlijn Jacobs Is Reinventing Camp [Published Vice UK - Aug 29 2014]
Cancerversary: I remember because I can't forget [Published Chicago Now - Aug 29 2014]
David Chase Moves In and Out Next… [Published Variety - Aug 28 2014]
What We're Reading This Week: Poetry, Gardening... [Published Fodors.com - Aug 28 2014]
Trainspotting opens up the world of drugs but i... [Published Conversation UK - Aug 26 2014]
Calling the Shot [Published Boston Magazine - Aug 26 2014]
The Simpsons and the American Man: The Tragedy ... [Published Esquire - Aug 25 2014]
Go Out: The Clean, "Persona," Universoul Circus [Published Memphis Commercial Appeal - Aug 25 2014]
When a thousand words isn't enough: more on gam... [Published NCSU Technician - Aug 25 2014]
UR Ananthamurthy | The interpreter of injustices [Published Livemint.com - Aug 22 2014]
CONTAGION—How the “selfie” became a social epid... [Published Fortune - Aug 22 2014]
The Film Society Of Lincoln Center Announces Sp... [Published ShootOnline - Aug 21 2014]
The man 'behind a million babies' [Published BBC - Aug 20 2014]
Markus Frind: The man 'behind a million babies' [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Aug 20 2014]
Documentary Selections Unveiled for 2014 NY Fil... [Published ShootOnline - Aug 19 2014]
Understanding your camera to make the most of... [Published Jakarta Post - Aug 19 2014]
30 Days of Adventure Challenge - Day 24 [Published Psychologies - Aug 17 2014]
12 Quotes: #Depression Robin Williams…Secret So... [Published Beliefnet - Aug 14 2014]
Classic Movies Un-Sexism’d [Published Nerdcore - Aug 14 2014]
Assorted links [Published Marginal Revolution - Aug 14 2014]
Susan Sontag's Best Productivity Tricks [Published Lifehacker Australia - Aug 11 2014]
506th Friday Blog Roundup [Published Stirrup Queens - Aug 08 2014]
A Brief Anthology of ‘Quotations’ [Published Vice UK - Aug 08 2014]
Susan Sontag's Best Productivity Tricks [Published Lifehacker - Aug 06 2014]
7 Questions That Will Keep You Curious [Published Huffington Post - Aug 05 2014]
Secretly, Frequently Cowboy Drag [Published Gay.com - Aug 04 2014]
She preferred justice to truth [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Aug 03 2014]
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Classic Movies Un-Sexism’d [Published Nerdcore - Aug 14 2014]
McSweeneys erzählt Plotpoints aus Filmklassikern ohne Sexismen. Transformers mit Susan Sontag-Bots klingt großartig! Ein paar meiner Favorites: Gone With The Wind Rhett kisses and grabs at Scarlett against her will. Scarlett informs Rhett that ...
Assorted links [Published Marginal Revolution - Aug 14 2014]
1. 2003 . 2. Tavi Gevinson update . 3. Old interview with Susan Sontag . 4. “ Humans Need Not Apply ” (video on mechanization).  And how good will Siri-like entities get ? 5. Rescuing orphaned baby elephants . ...
506th Friday Blog Roundup [Published Stirrup Queens - Aug 08 2014]
I was reading Susan Sontag’s best productivity tips on Lifehacker, and they were… as you would suspect from Sontag… simple and brilliant: I will have lunch only with Roger. (‘No, I don’t go out for lunch.’ Can break this rule once every two weeks.) I ...
About a Girl: To ‘Liesel’ in Gaza… [Published Informed Comment - Aug 01 2014]
Girl in Gaza. (origin of photos unknown) by ROBIN KIRK for ISLAMiCommentary Of all of the images of the destruction being visited upon Gaza and Israel, why did the picture of a girl retrieving her books from the rubble stop me cold? The image ...
3 Thoughts on Nadine Gordimer's Death [Published Breitbart Feed - Jul 15 2014]
Nadine Gordimer, the South African Nobel laureate who used literature to resist apartheid, has died at the age of 90. Gordimer remained productive, and controversial, well into her latter years. She is being celebrated, and rightly so, for her immense ...
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