Volcano lover, The

Volcano lover, The

Sontag, Susan

$444.00 MXN

Sinopsis

Set in 18th century Naples, based on the lives of Sir William Hamilton, his celebrated wife Emma, and Lord Nelson, and peopled with many of the great figures of the day, this unconventional, bestselling historical romance from the National Book Award-winning author of In America touches on themes of sex and revolution, the fate of nature, art and the collector's obsessions, and, above all, love.

Editorial:
Picador
ISBN:
978-0-312-42007-9
Idioma:
Inglés

Disponibilidad en Centros

  • Condesa
  • Polanco
  • Santa Fe
  • Perisur
  • Zona Rosa
  • Roma
  • San Ángel

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    Dos ensayos que aún ejercen una gran influencia en la vida de pacientes y cuidadores. El cáncer y el sida son enfermedades todavía consideradas misteriosas. En torno a ellas, los prejuicios, las fobias y los miedos han tejido una red de complicadas metáforas que dificultan su comprensión y, a veces, su cura. Este volumen reúne dos libros de Susan Sontag imprescindibles para ent...

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  • Sobre la fotografía
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    Sobre la fotografía, publicado por primera vez en 1973, supuso un trabajo revolucionario en la crítica fotográfica. Con él, Susan Sontag planteó cuestiones ineludibles, en el plano moral y estético, acerca de esta forma artística. Hay fotografías en todas partes; tienen la potestad de impactar, idealizar o seducir, pueden provocar la nostalgia o pueden servir de recordatorio, y...

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    Publicado por primera vez en 1966, este celebrado libro de Susan Sontag, su primera colección de ensayos, se convirtió rápidamente en un clásico contemporáneo que ha tenido una gran influencia en el pensamiento sobre el arte y la cultura contemporáneos, no solo circunscrita a Estados Unidos. Además del ensayo que le da título y el famoso «Notas sobre lo camp», Contra la interpr...

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