Susan Sontag

  • Movies

    November 14, 2012

    Are Movies Dead — Again?

    A short history of an art form's long passing

  • Movies

    May 30, 2007

    Around the World in a Thousand Words

    This year's Cannes Film Festival offered treasures from Russia, Mexico, Romania, and China

  • Arts

    May 9, 2007

    Sadists Have Feelings, Too

    Everyone's favorite literary pornographer seeks parole

  • Movies

    November 22, 2006

    Freak, Out

    Nicole Kidman makes an unconvincing Arbus in 'Fur'

  • Arts

    April 19, 2006

    The Halls of the Dead

    If these walls could talk...wait a minute, they are talking!

  • Blogs

    December 30, 2004
  • Blogs

    December 30, 2004
  • Movies

    March 13, 2002
  • Arts

    October 24, 2001

    Words Fail

    Choreographer Susan Marshall turns a writer's paralysis into motion

  • Arts

    October 17, 2001

    Movie Matters

    After September 11: Projecting the future of entertainment at the New York Film Festival

  • Arts

    February 14, 2001

    Art for Theory's Sake

    An abstruse exhibit at the Walker pushes the art of painting out of its gilded frame and into the pages of a textbook

  • Books

    April 5, 2000
  • Movies

    October 13, 1999

    Coming Out at a Theater Near You

    How Jenni Olson founded a film festival--and became a queer cinema impresario in the process

  • Arts

    June 9, 1999

    The Age of Work

    Photographers Lewis W. Hine and David Parker frame the debate over child labor

  • Arts

    May 26, 1999

    Over There

    While American critics script eulogies for foreign film, this year's festival at Cannes suggests that reports of its death are an exaggeration

  • Arts

    January 14, 1998

    Devil in the Flesh

    From painful sex to foul-mouthed revenge fantasies, a meaner brand of pornography takes the back door to commercial success.

  • Books

    December 24, 1997

    The Accidental Philosopher

    Whether an Algerian-born street rat, a metaphysical quixoticist, or the James Dean of writers, the real Albert Camus steps forward in a new biography.

  • Arts

    July 16, 1997

    Foxy Lady

    Girls Will Be Boys Will Be Girls: Heather Wilson & Co. primp for the Foxy Tan Revue