By the author of The Name of the Rose, these essays, written over the last
20 years and culled from newspapers and magazines, explore the rag-bag of
modern consciousness. Eco considers a wide range of topics, from Superman
and Casablanca, Federico Fellini and Michelangelo Antonioni, Jim Jones and
mass suicide, and Woody Allen, to holography and waxworks, pop festivals
and football, and not least the social and personal implications of tight

Umberto Eco—Faith In Fakes - Travels In Hyperreality

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