Tag Archives: Susan Sontag

Assignment Five – the oral presentation

Please do leave your comments when you have had a chance to watch the presentation. There is a bit more info on the planning and prep here and here. https://vimeo.com/262835135 The password is ChaCha. PS Many thanks to my study … Continue reading

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Assignment Two: Ultima Forsan – notes and contemporary awareness

Rainer Maria Rilke: “Death is our friend precisely because it brings us into absolute and passionate presence with all that is here, that is natural, that is love… Life always says Yes and No simultaneously. Death (I implore you to … Continue reading

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Diane Arbus

Diane Arbus (1923-71) is frequently lambasted for being insensitive and exploitative . Rosenblum talks about her “derisive treatment”, being “ungenerous” and refers to her ‘Mother Holding Her child, N.J (1967) as being one of the “most alienated images of motherhood … Continue reading

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