Reviews // 2 Articles
Seeing Through the Eyes of a Semiologist: A Tribute to Umberto Eco
28 Apr 2016 // 9:00 PM
Many of Eco's observations read true in our hyperkinetic era of the Internet, the experience economy, the Disneyfication of entertainment, and the mega blockbuster.
In Umberto Eco's 'Numero Zero', the Conspiracy Is Everywhere
3 Nov 2015 // 12:00 AM
Eco’s paranoid jaunt reads like a satirical jab at both modern journalism and the Dan Brown school of writing; there are mysteries within riddles but no all-seeing figure to tie it all together.
Umberto Eco's 'Confessions of a Young Novelist' Explores What It Means to Read and Feel Literature
14 Apr 2011 // 4:00 PM
To be invited into a great writer's intimate space is a rare opportunity that shouldn't be taken for granted.