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– Sontag interviewed by Michael Ignatieff for the BBC, 1989

“There is such a thing as thoroughly undeserved catastrophe… one shouldn’t try to make sense out of one’s catastrophe by coming to feel guilty and feel therefore that you merited this terrible thing that happened to you. Or allow other people to impose that kind of judgement.”
– Sontag interviewed by Michael Ignatieff for the BBC, 1989. Quote of the week in honor of Cancer Control Month.