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There is a story by Sontag that I have been looking for called "Beauty." Can anyone can point me in the right direction?

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You are in luck. I was able to find a pdf version of Susan Sontag's essay for you in the online journal Daedalus. I've included the link to it in the sources section. It is not a short story but an essay, and the full title is "An Argument About Beauty."

The essay is also printed in Sontag's last book, At the Same Time: Essays and Speeches, which she wrote before her death from blood cancer in 2004. You can preview that book at books.google.com or at amazon.com.

I hope this helps you.

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