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Ministry of Intrigue Ministry of Intrigue

film

2019

Umberto Eco on the appeal of the cliché
·72 words·1 min
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When all the archetypes shamelessly burst in, we plumb Homeric depths. Two clichés are laughable. A hundred clichés are affecting–because we become obscurely aware that the clichés are talking to one another and holding a get-together.