Umberto Eco

“I discovered ... that a novel has nothing to do with words in the first instance. Writing a novel is a cosmological matter, like the story told by Genesis (we all have to choose our role models, as Woody Allen puts it).”


Umberto Eco, Postscript to the Name of the Rose
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Postscript to the Name of the Rose Postscript to the Name of the Rose by Umberto Eco
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