By Jon Klancher
A Concise significant other to the Romantic Age presents new views at the relationships among literature and tradition in Britain from 1780 to 1830
- Provides unique essays from numerous multi-disciplinary students at the Romantic period
- Includes clean insights into such subject matters as non secular controversy and politics, empire and nationalism, and the connection of Romanticism to modernist aesthetics
- Ranges around the Romantic era's literary, visible, and non-fictional genres
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Not everyone attains this imagination, as conceived by the Romantics. And it is not enough simply to have it; it must also leave its mark in time and space. It must shape human memory. ” Indeed, those in whom the imagination is at work are touched by a form of saving intellectual grace, which saves the self not in eternity but in social time. Pascal, the seventeenth-century Jansenist mathematical genius and religious epistemologist, claimed that the imagination always lost its way in contemplating the hidden God.
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A Concise Companion to the Romantic Age by Jon Klancher