By Susan Sontag
First released in 1966, this celebrated book--Sontag's first selection of essays--quickly turned a contemporary vintage, and has had a huge effect in the United States and in another country on brooding about the humanities and modern tradition. in addition to the identify essay and the recognized "Notes on Camp," Against Interpretation contains unique and provocative discussions of Sartre, Simone Weil, Godard, Beckett, science-fiction videos, psychoanalysis, and modern non secular considering. This variation contains a new afterword through Sontag.
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This includes the recently released Foreign and Commonwealth Office file series fco 141. These documents were most useful for building up the background to the conflict, and reveal how the dispute over the nfd was shaped by conversations between British and Kenyan nationalist leaders about future political arrangements for self-government and independence. However, after Kenya gained independence in December 1963, documents concerning the nfd are fewer in the British archive, and the documentary records held in Kenya have dominated the written evidence collected.
1639, 1715, 1720, 1765, 1773, 1821, 1852, 1975, 2013, 2057, 2173, and 2320. 15/13/3/47, 28 November 1960. 32 kna, BB/1/98, npppp Garissa Branch to pc Northern Province, 27 August 1961. 30 chapter 2 branches in Garissa and Wajir from November 1960, and represented the clan interests of the immediate vicinity. 34 We can understand the success of the npppp to attract a diverse following from across a range of interest groups by the fact that it petitioned on issues that affected all nfd residents, and not just those of one particular group.
32 The Northern Frontier Democratic Party (nfdp) and the Somali National Association also emerged with pro-secession agendas. The nfdp established Muslim Association to Secretary of State for the Colonies, 27 November 1961; fco 141/7127, Galgallo Godana to Secretary of State for the Colonies, 4 February 1963; na, fco 141/7127, npua branch secretary to commonwealth and colonial secretary, 18 February 1963. 27 Mburu, Bandits on the Border, 100. 28 kna, BB/1/98, Hassan Shara, Secretary General nppnu to The Governor of Kenya, 23 June 1961.