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Unformatted text preview: Good angel experienced as a buzz in the ear Despair is very powerful Works Grace Nature Calvinist? Faustus chosen out by God to be damned? Harden-heart: can not, unable to accept What is Magic? Incredible events without God’s backing Can use spirits to make it look like Helen of Troy is in the room Worldly, stately power Has power over the Pope Books…wants to know things ordinary human logic/reason can’t know Result: power, honor, omnipotence Divine like knowledge of nature Manipulation of the natural elements by means of spirits Ritual Needs to know language, minerals, astrology Forces above same as though of below Language That’s what makes something happen Theology? Human Agency Poetry-Drama?...
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This note was uploaded on 03/31/2008 for the course ENGL 120 taught by Professor Barbour during the Spring '08 term at UNC.
- Spring '08