Unformatted text preview: e Stefan George (18681933) Aesthete and Symbolist Poetry stresses aristocracy and selfsacrifice Cultural and social renewal through a strong leader Friedrich Nietzsche (18441900)
Friedrich Nietzsche (18441900) Born in Saxony, the son of a
Studied theology and classics
at Bonn and Leipzig.
1869: Appointed Chair in
Classical Philology at the
University of Basle aged only
1879: Resigned due to illhealth
1889: Suffered a mental
breakdown in Turin and was
mentally ill for the rest of his
Youth Many of the generation born
after 1870 felt alienated by the
social and economic
upheavals of the industrial
Desire to rebel against the
values of values and lifestyles
of their parents.
1895: Wandervögel movement
Bohemian experiments in
living and back to the land
Education Education a political battleground.
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