Umberto Eco is a professor of semiotics at the University of Bologna and the author of "Foucault s Pendulum, The Name of the Rose", and other international bestsellers. He lives in Milan, Italy.
Umberto Eco is a professor of semiotics at the University of Bologna and the author of "Foucault s Pendulum, The Name of the Rose", and other international bestsellers. He lives in Milan, Italy. See less
The following is a personality profile of Umberto Eco based on his work.
Umberto Eco is unconventional, shrewd and opinionated.
He is intermittent, he has a hard time sticking with difficult tasks for a long period of time. He is laid-back as well: he appreciates a relaxed pace in life. But, Umberto Eco is also cautious of others: he is wary of other people's intentions and does not trust easily.
More than most people, his choices are driven by a desire for self-expression.
He is also relatively unconcerned with tradition: he cares more about making his own path than following what others have done. Considers helping others to guide a large part of what he does: he thinks it is important to take care of the people around him.
Ramblings on and on about a man who is sort of a spy but blunders through. I did not care about these characters, the story itself was very contrived, and a seriously poor ending that lets you down. ... Read More
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