Benjamin Moser discusses his new book about writer and activist Susan Sontag.
Houston-born author Benjamin Moser dives deep into the life of ‘the coolest woman you ever met’ Benjamin Moser grew up around books. Admittedly, plenty of kids with bookish parents ensure their children are surrounded by shelves and piles of books. But Moser’s mother ran Stop, Look & Learn, a book and toy shop in Rice […]
Susan Sontag gave us ‘the key to modern culture’ Through the ’60s and ’70s up to her death, the American writer Susan Sontag was the embodiment of the metropolitan public intellectual. Fifteen years after her death, Benjamin Moser set out to write a new biography of the cultural icon, called “Sontag: Her Life and Work”. […]