Héroes verdaderos, engaños falsos y la Voluntad de Poder de Nietzsche

  • Gitanjali Kapila
Palabras clave: Coronavirus ; COVID;19 ; Will to powe ; Oedipus the King ; Jaws ; Joke ; Donald Trump ; Donald Trump Jr.; Will to Truth; Narrative of the Apocalypse


The fictional chaos of Thebes in Oedipus Rex metaphorizes the real-world upheaval which began in the US when the CDC confirmed the first case of COVID-19 in Washington State.


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Campbell, Joseph. The Hero with a Thousand Faces. New World Library, 2008. ìCDC, Washington State Report First COVID-19 Death.î Center for Disease Control and Prevention, https://www.cdc.gov/media/releases/2020/s0229-COVID-19-first-death.html.

Editorial Board. ìPresident Trumpís Muslim Ban Lite.î The New York Times, March 6, 2017, https://www.nytimes.com/2017/03/06/opinion/president-trumps-muslim-ban-lite.html?searchResultPosition=1.

Jaws. Directed by Stephen Spielberg. Universal Pictures, 1975. McGraw, Meredith and Sam Stein. ìItís been exactly one year since Trump suggested injecting bleach. Weíve never been the same.î Politico, April 23, 2021, https://www.politico.com/news/2021/04/23/trump-bleach-one-year-484399

Nietzsche, Friedrich. Beyond Good and Evil. SDE Classics, 2019. Peters, Cameron. ìA detailed timeline of all the ways Trump failed to respond to the coronavirus.î Vox, June 8, 2020, https://www.vox.com/2020/6/8/21242003/trump-failedcoronavirus-response.

Rogers, Cathy. ìTrump Now Claims He Always Knew the Coronavirus Would Be a Pandemic.î The New York Times, March 17, 2020, https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/17/us/politics/trump-coronavirus.html.

Rothfeld, Michael et al. ì13 Deaths in a Day: An ëApocalypticí Coronavirus Surge at an N.Y.C. Hospital.î The New York Times, March 25, 2020, https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/25/nyregion/nyc-coronavirus-hospitals.html.

Senior, Jennifer. ìTrump to New York: Drop Dead.î The New York Times, March 24, 2020, https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/24/opinion/trump-nyc-coronavirus.html?searchResultPosition=3.

Sophocles. Oedipus Rex. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 1977. ìTrump: Coronavirus is Democratsí ënew hoax.íî YouTube, uploaded by The Telegraph, February 29, 2020, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G5TZ6fTYrsE.

Cómo citar
Kapila, G. (2022). Héroes verdaderos, engaños falsos y la Voluntad de Poder de Nietzsche. Cuadernos Del Centro De Estudios De Diseño Y Comunicación, (170). https://doi.org/10.18682/cdc.vi170.7106