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One culture and the new sensibility N T H E last few years there has been a good
deal of discussion of a purported chasm which opened up some two centuries
ago, with the advent of the Industrial Revolution, between “two cultures,” the ...
A new non-literary culture exists today, of whose very existence, not to mention
significance, most literary intellectuals are ... Some of the basic texts for this new
cultural alignment are to be found in the writings of Nietzsche, Wittgenstein, ...
The problem of “the two cultures,” in short, rests upon an uneducated,
uncontemporary grasp of our present cultural ... (and of scientists with a shallow
knowledge of the arts, like the scientist-novelist C. P. Snow himself) of a new
culture, and its ...
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AGAINST INTERPRETATION: And Other EssaysUser Review - Kirkus
If one were to judge these essays in terms of price, their value would be very high. At her best (and worst) Miss Sontag offers three pennies worth of thought in any one sentence. "The function of ... Read full review