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René Girard: Exposing Lies & Trends

René Girard: Exposing Lies & Trends

René Girard (1923-2015), a critic and social theorist — dedicated his life to exposing the hidden truths behind fashions and trends.

Despite his background in literature, Girard's theories have shed light on many societal events happening today. Let's take a closer look:

  • Girard's theories explain the underlying motivations behind society's tendencies towards certain fashions and trends.
  • He reveals how these trends are often a result of our innate desire to imitate others.
  • Through literature, he unveils the lies and illusions that perpetuate these trends.

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