Benjamin Moser on Susan Sontag

How to look at the pain of others

Monday, 11 November 2019
17:30 – 19:00
Drift 21, Sweelinckzaal
The MA program in Literature Today invites professionals working in the literary field to speak about their current projects and to offer students a practice-based perspective connected to the program’s courses. The first speaker for this academic year is Benjamin Moser.
Benjamin Moser is the author of Sontag: Her Life and Work, published this fall in both English and Dutch, and Why This World: A Biography of Clarice Lispector. A former books columnist for Harper’s Magazine and The New York Times Book Review, he has also written for The New YorkerConde Nast Traveler, and The New York Review of Books.
These lectures are free and open to the public. No registration is necessary.