Romanticism Test Flashcards

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Terms Definitions
Irving, Bryant
Find Hope
The Bible
The nightmare(ROMANTICISM)
Henry Fuseli
John Constable
The White House
Romanticism championed _______ Causes
help; relief; aid; assistance.
Fireside Poets
Longfellow, Whittier, Holmes, Lowell
Louis Daguerre
EARLY PHOTOGRAPHY, Daguerrotypes; first photographs
Romanticism looked to the supernatural, or _________
without distinctive, interesting, or stimulating qualities; vapid:
Greek word meaning view of death
Thomas Gainsborough (English)
Mrs. Richard Brinsley Sheridan
Napoleon in the Pesthouse of Jaffa
"Les Miserables," "Hunchback of Notre Dame"
Romantics viewed _______ as cold, inhumane, and at odds with human characteristics
a violent, turbulent, or brawling woman.
adverse in tendency or effect; unfavorable; harmful:
clues or hints that suggest later events in the story
the tyger
imagination, awe of nature, pastoral, tiger looks amazing and pretty, but is also a fierce eater
Gross Deutshland
idea discussed during the Frankfurt Assembly that believed that everyone with German ethnicity should live in Germany
FRANCISCO GOYA, The Sleep of Reason Produces Monsters
Edwin Chadwick
most important reformer of living conditions, utilitarianist: greatest good for the greatest number, sanitary idea, belived that disease and death actually caused poverty
Giuseppe Verdi
This composer wrote "Aida", "La Traviata", and "Four Seasons"
the disgrace or reproach incurred by conduct considered outrageously shameful
After the girl was caught stealing from the store, her friends looked at her with opprobrium
pretentious or conspicuous show, as of wealth or importance; display intended to impress others.
William Cullen Bryant
Wrote poetic statement of Romanticism at early age; first American poet with international acclaim
we are seven
childhood, strong senses and emotions and feelings, imagination, individual, girl who has six brothers and sisters
someone who leaves their land to live in another country
Francisco de Goya
The Sleep of Reason Produces Monsters
Albert Einstein
Theory of Relativity of time and space: time and spac are relative to the viewpoint of the observer and only the speed of light is constant for all frames of reference in the universe; E=mc2--> matter and energy are interchangeable
The Romantic movement was a reaction against much of the thought of...
the Enlightenment
Three stress areas of romanticism
Nature, Past, Human Nature
Percy Shelley
one of the three main Romantics who was married to Mary Shelley and was paranoid of drowning, but ironically died of drowning
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
poet and author, "Faust" (1832), "Sorrows of the Young Werther
John Keats
This man wrote "Ode to a Grecian Urn"
la belle dame sans merci
awe of nature, imagination, emotions, what they see in nature
Alexander Graham Bell 1876
the inventor and year of the telephone and the year it was invented
jingling and tinkling of bells
onomatopoeia the words are used to sound like its meaning, the jingling and tinkling enabling the soft pleasant sounds of pleasant bells purpose: the sounds that the words make are pleasant as is the mood at the current part of the poem
Karl Benz and Gottlieb Daimler - 1887
two people who invented the automobile and the year they did so. They also started the Mercedes Benz company and powered their cars with internal combustion engines.
What did Rousseau say man needed to do in order to become happy again?
mankind must remain true to its natural being while still attempting to realize the new moral possibilities of life in society
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