Rhetoric of Seduction and Seduction of Rhetoric in Paul de Man's ‘Allegories of Reading’

The essay analyzes the work of Paul de Man (1919-1983), in particular Allegories of Reading. Even though his posthumously revealed ties with Nazism reduced his academic influence, de Man is still considered the leader of  Deconstruction in America, and his favorite metaphor of 'seduction'...

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Main Author: Andrea Mirabile
Format: Article
Published: Università degli Studi di Milano 2010-12-01
Online Access:https://riviste.unimi.it/index.php/enthymema/article/view/757