Paul de Man's Profile
Brief about Paul de Man: By info that we know Paul de Man was born at 1919-12-06. And also Paul de Man is Belgian Critic.Paul de Man's quotation" section for more.
Fashion is like the ashes left behind by the uniquely shaped flames of the fire, the trace alone revealing that a fire actually took place.Tags: Alone, Fashion, Fire
Curiously enough, it seems to be only in describing a mode of language which does not mean what it says that one can actually say what one means.Tags: Enough, Mean, Means
Literature exists at the same time in the modes of error and truth; it both betrays and obeys its own mode of being.Tags: Both, Time, Truth
The critical method which denies literary modernity would appear - and even, in certain respects, would be - the most modern of critical movements.Tags: Appear, Critical, Modern
The writer's language is to some degree the product of his own action; he is both the historian and the agent of his own language.Tags: Action, Both, Language
Modernity exists in the form of a desire to wipe out whatever came earlier, in the hope of reaching at least a point that could be called a true present, a point of origin that marks a new departure.Tags: Hope, True, Whatever