The Double Life of Paul De Man

The Double Life of Paul De Man

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A landmark biography that reveals the secret past of one of the most influential academics of the twentieth century. Over thirty years after his death in 1983, Paul de Man, a hugely charismatic intellectual who created with deconstruction an ideology so pervasive that it threatened to topple the very foundations of literature, remains a haunting and still largely unexamined figure. Deeply influential, de Man and his theory-driven philosophy were so dominant that… (more)

Editorial reviews (2 reviews)

"The Double Life of Paul de Man" provides a fascinating and fair-minded account of an elusive and enigmatic man. It is also filled with insights about our contemporary culture and politics.

Evelyn Barish’s biography is sensational — but in both meanings of the word.

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Book Details  

Publisher: Liveright (March 10, 2014)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 480 pages

File size: 2.8 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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