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The Resource A woman looking at men looking at women : essays on art, sex, and the mind, Siri Hustvedt

A woman looking at men looking at women : essays on art, sex, and the mind, Siri Hustvedt

Label
A woman looking at men looking at women : essays on art, sex, and the mind
Title
A woman looking at men looking at women
Title remainder
essays on art, sex, and the mind
Statement of responsibility
Siri Hustvedt
Creator
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"In a trilogy of works brought together in a single volume, Siri Hustvedt demonstrates the striking range and depth of her knowledge in both the humanities and the sciences, repeatedly upending received ideas and cultural truisms." --
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Assigning source
From publisher's description
Cataloging source
YDX
Dewey number
814/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3558.U813
LC item number
A6 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
A woman looking at men looking at women : essays on art, sex, and the mind, Siri Hustvedt
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I: A woman looking at men looking at women. A woman looking at men looking at women ; Balloon magic ; My Louise Bourgeois ; Anselm Kiefer : the truth is always gray ; Mapplethorpe/Almodóvar : points and counterpoints ; Wim Wenders's Pina : dancing for dance ; Much ado about hairdos ; Sontag on smut : fifty years later ; "No competition" ; The writing self and the psychiatric patient ; Inside the room -- II: The delusions of certainty -- III: What are we? : lectures on the human condition. Borderlands : first, second, and third person adventures in crossing disciplines ; Becoming others ; Why one story and not another? ; I wept for four years and when I stopped I was blind ; Suicide and the drama of self-consciousness ; Subjunctive flights : thinking through the embodied reality of imaginary worlds ; Remembering in art : the horizontal and the vertical ; Philosophy matters in brain matters ; Kierkegaard's pseudonyms and the truths of fiction
Control code
ocn975091509
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster trade paperback edition.
Extent
xx, 552 pages
Isbn
9781501141102
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)975091509
Label
A woman looking at men looking at women : essays on art, sex, and the mind, Siri Hustvedt
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I: A woman looking at men looking at women. A woman looking at men looking at women ; Balloon magic ; My Louise Bourgeois ; Anselm Kiefer : the truth is always gray ; Mapplethorpe/Almodóvar : points and counterpoints ; Wim Wenders's Pina : dancing for dance ; Much ado about hairdos ; Sontag on smut : fifty years later ; "No competition" ; The writing self and the psychiatric patient ; Inside the room -- II: The delusions of certainty -- III: What are we? : lectures on the human condition. Borderlands : first, second, and third person adventures in crossing disciplines ; Becoming others ; Why one story and not another? ; I wept for four years and when I stopped I was blind ; Suicide and the drama of self-consciousness ; Subjunctive flights : thinking through the embodied reality of imaginary worlds ; Remembering in art : the horizontal and the vertical ; Philosophy matters in brain matters ; Kierkegaard's pseudonyms and the truths of fiction
Control code
ocn975091509
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster trade paperback edition.
Extent
xx, 552 pages
Isbn
9781501141102
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)975091509

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