Stick It to de Man

by John J. Miller

This week’s Between the Covers podcast is with Evelyn Barish, author of The Double Life of Paul de Man. We discuss how a man who wrote anti-Semitic articles for a collaborationist newspaper in Belgium during the Second World War became a sensation among literature scholars in the United States, whether there’s a connection between de Man’s early life and his advocacy of deconstructionism, and why Barish calls him “an anti-hero of our times.”

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