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Susan Sontag (1933–2004)

Born in New York City, raised in Arizona and California, educated at the University of Chicago, Harvard, Oxford and the Sorbonne, Susan Sontag constitutes a veritable challenge for any biographer. A novelist, philosopher, essayist, movie director and playwright, over the past thirty years she has been a controversial figure, too snobby for many of... See full bio »

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Known For

Zelig
Zelig Susan Sontag - Contemporary Interviews
(1983)
Duet for Cannibals
(1969)
Letter from Venice
(1983)
Brother Carl
Brother Carl Writer
(1971)

Filmography

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 1983 Letter from Venice (writer)
 1983 Voices (TV Series) (narrative script - 1 episode)
- To Tell a Story... (1983) ... (narrative script)
 1974 Promised Lands (Documentary)
 1971 Brother Carl
 1969 Duet for Cannibals (writer)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

"In America: A Novel," Published in 2000 by Farrar, Strauss & Giroux, New York, NY,ISBN0-374-94114-9 See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 3 Interviews | 27 Articles | See more »

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Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

One of the tasks art has assumed is making forays into and taking up positions on the frontiers of consciousness (often very dangerous to the artist as a person) and reporting back what's there See more »

Trivia:

Won a National Book Award (2000) for her novel "In America." See more »

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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