Naming the Rose: Eco, medieval signs, and modern theory.
Ithaca, Cornell Univ Press, (1988). 1st ptg. VG lg sz PB. Coletti asserts that Eco, by means of a concrete rendering of medieval social & intellectual life, has made a significant. contemporary statement about language, meaning, responsible intellectual activity, and the nature of critical discourse. Explores implications of unusual status of Eco's novel (The Name of the Rose). Helps reader identify & decode the multiple signs & symbols in Eco's book while demonstrating how it historicizes the Middle Ages and links moder & medieval linguistic theories.
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