Essays in Defense of the Imagination
By Lee Siegel
(Basic Books, Hardcover, 9780465078004, 360pp.)
Publication Date: September 2006
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From renowned critic Lee Siegel--hailed as a model of "original thinking and passionate writing"--a sometimes scathing, always thrilling examination of the state of contemporary art and culture, and beyond
Lee Siegel is a renowned critic and essayist whose writing appears in Harper’s, The New Republic, Time, The Atlantic Monthly, The New Yorker, among other publications. He received the 2002 National Magazine Award for Reviews and Criticism. He is the author of Falling Upwards. Siegel is a senior editor at The New Republic. He lives with his wife and child in New York City.