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Susan Sontag

Susan Sontag (1933 – 2004) wrote novels, stories, essays and plays; wrote and directed films; and worked as a theatre director in the United States and Europe. In 2001 she was awarded the Jerusalem Prize. Her most recent books were the novel In America, which won the 2000 National Book Award for Fiction, and Regarding the Pain of Others.