But I recall nothing in Possession, Angels & Insects, Babel Tower, or her other books that seems to presage this one.
From quotes Clinton a lot, and he credits Clinton with saying that an intellectual resurgence has to presage political power.
1560s, from Middle French présager (16c.), from présage "omen," from Latin praesagium (see presage (n.)). Related: Presaged; presaging.