Annie Le Brun

Annie Le Brun, a member of the French Surrealist group during its later years, is a poet and essayist who has written books on subjects as varied as the work of Raymond Roussell and the war in the former Yugoslavia. Her groundbreaking work on the Marquis de Sade has been translated into English as Sade: A Sudden Abyss. She lives in Paris.

Books by this Author

A powerful critique of the increasing mechanization and homogenization of modern life• Shows how the constant force-feeding of too much information dispossesses us of our deepest connections• Describes a link between the destruction of the environment with the assault on our individuality, creativity, and ability to think for ourselvesWhat underlies the many problems of the modern world--from accelerating rates of extinction and desertification to the increased alienation of the...