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By Siri Hustvedt

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ISBN-13: 9781473638891

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Internationally acclaimed as a novelist, Siri Hustvedt is usually very 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 accumulated in one quantity, Hustvedt brings a feminist, interdisciplinary standpoint to a number of matters. Louise Bourgeois, Pablo Picasso, Susan Sontag and Knut Ove Knausgaard are between those that come lower than her scrutiny. within the book's principal essay, she explores the intractable mind-body challenge and within the 3rd part, displays at the mysteries of tension, synesthesia, reminiscence, conception, and the philosophy of Søren Kierkegaard. With readability, wit, and keenness, she exposes gender bias, upends obtained rules, and demanding situations her reader to imagine again.

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