Quotation by Susan Sontag

This city is neither a jungle nor the moon.... In long shot: a cosmic smudge, a conglomerate of bleeding energies. Close up, it is a fairly legible printed circuit, a transistorized labyrinth of beastly tracks, a data bank for asthmatic voice-prints.
Susan Sontag (b. 1933), U.S. essayist. repr. In I, Etcetera (1978). "Debriefing," American Review (New York, Sept. 1973).
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