Snow, married to a novelist and with friends working across all disciplines, was critical of the limits of rigid specialisation — a problem Hustvedt recognises from her own Lady want sex Art Drawing on insights from the humanities and the sciences, Hustvedt divides the book Aft three parts. It is here that Hustvedt delves into an analysis of art and perception, asking how we judge works of art and creativity.
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But Hustvedt is not only a writer. She is also a passionate reader and therein lies the secret of this book — in the fundamental and incessant act of reading, rethinking, reconnecting.
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Against this background, Hustvedt has provided us with an impressive collection that celebrates critical thinking.
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