Parrhesia-II. In-depth: Il parresiasta punito, ossia Momus di Leon Battista Alberti (Dante Fedele)

Abstract This contribution is a reading of Momus by L.B. Alberti which highlights the “freedom” with which the main character, Momo, interacts with Jove and the ambiguous status of the “truth” of his words. After having shown briefly that Momo is described as a parrhesiasta on a numbe
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