A Woman Looking at Men Looking at Women: Essays on Art, Sex, by Siri Hustvedt

By Siri Hustvedt

Internationally acclaimed as a novelist, Siri Hustvedt can also be extremely popular as a author of non-fiction whose insights are drawn from her huge wisdom within the arts, humanities, and sciences.

In this trilogy of works gathered in one quantity, Hustvedt brings a feminist, interdisciplinary point of view to a number topics. Louise Bourgeois, Pablo Picasso, Susan Sontag and Knut Ove Knausgaard are between those that come lower than her scrutiny. within the book's imperative essay, she explores the intractable mind-body challenge and within the 3rd part, displays at the mysteries of tension, synesthesia, reminiscence, belief, and the philosophy of Søren Kierkegaard. With readability, wit, and keenness, she exposes gender bias, upends acquired rules, and demanding situations her reader to imagine again.

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