Author Topic: RIP Umberto Eco  (Read 1131 times)

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Offline Anders

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RIP Umberto Eco
« on: February 20, 2016, 07:21:51 AM »
Umberto Eco died from cancer at age 84.

I remember being transfixed by the Name of the Rose.
“Ignorance more frequently begets confidence than does knowledge: it is those who know little, not those who know much, who so positively assert that this or that problem will never be solved by science.” Charles Darwin

Offline Tatyana

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Re: RIP Umberto Eco
« Reply #1 on: February 20, 2016, 01:46:04 PM »
I loved his book Foucault's Pendulum. How sad, literary fiction has lost a great.