Colin Turbayne and the Myth of Metaphor

This article is hosted by The Culturium, Paula Marvelly’s wonderful website on spirituality and culture. The Myth of Metaphor (1962) is a subtle work, even subversive. It reads like a bland book on language but it poses a devastating challenge to the idea of literal, objective truth. In this way Turbayne’s challenge is similar to Jacques Derrida’s […]

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