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Foucault's Pendulum

In Foucault's Pendulum, semiotics plays an integral role in the construction of the narrative, as it does in all of Umberto Eco's novels. The two book editors employ a computer program into which...

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Foucault's Pendulum

The chief underlying meaning of "Foucault's Pendulum" is the relatedness of seemingly unrelated ideas. Casaubon's research begins as a casual interest in seemingly separate secret organizations,...

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Foucault's Pendulum

The narrator of The Name of the Rose is Adso of Melk. He is a young novice when the events occur in the story. He's naive and open-minded about the events. He's honestly curious, wanting to know...

Latest answer posted August 28, 2007, 12:03 pm (UTC)

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