Which family gave rise to Austria? What does the term divine right refer to?
Which French king was known as the Sun King and where was his palace?
o Louis XIV
How did the floor plan of Baroque churches differ from previous church
When thinking about our class discussions of David Caspar Friedrich's
paintings, what do you recall? How does the Communist Manifesto begin?
o He was a German Romanticism painter (famous landscape painter)
What is the SDP?
o The Social Democratic Party
The so-called Dark Ages refers to the time period . . .
after the fall of the western roman empire in 476 ad
Which of the following peoples developed the Merovingian kingdom in
what had once been Gaul?
Clovis, king of the Merovingian kingdom,
Patriotic films/more political stance- right
Global scale is more to the left
Right- more emphasis on leaders
Emphasis on small towns, friends and family. If the story is more like this, its
more the values are towards the right
City is associated more f
Which of the following provided motivation for the Cluny reform
The Cluny reform movement of the early 10
century was an inspirational
boost for . . .
the spread of monasticism
Memento mori translates as . . .
When the Germanic tribes first left their Scandinavian homeland, which
groups did they encounter already settled in the northern regions of
The term Visigoths refers to the
The term Ostrogoths refers to
More makeup in theatre
No redos in theatre
Film has additional takes, can do it over again
Star driven movie- movie with a lot of stars in it
Big selling point
Tight casting- repeatedly playing the same character or similar roles
New structural innovations that accompanied the building of Gothic
cathedrals made it possible . . .
to make use of large stained glass windows
In matters of religion, medieval scholastic philosophers . . .
desired to defend their faith through the use o
Goethe and Schiller started out as "Storm and Stress" poets. What part of the
French Revolution troubled them? Why is German Classicism a reaction to the
o They believed that the guiding light of reason was restricting them
Since antiquity, "mimesis" has been the basis for all discussions of art. What
does it mean?
The problem with artists is that they are imitators/mimickers. Art is only
creators of appearance
Why did Plato argue that there was no place for artists in hi
remnants of Germanic past
insight to German volk
insight into German character
from books, not peasants
nothing about German Volk or character
lots about Middle Class order, authority, obedience
lots about the nee
Netherlands were Calvinist (Protestant)
Spain was part of the Habsburg holdings (catholic)
Netherlands belonged to Spain, who were catholic.
Thus Netherlands belong to the Habsburgs
1572 - In the latter part of the 1500s, Calvinists rebel against t
o Calvinists (Protestants)
o Netherlands= belonged to Spain (Catholics)
o Spain=part of the Habsburg holdings (Catholics)
o Netherlands= part of the Habsburg holdings (Catholics)
1572- Rebellion in the Netherlands
1581- The Netherlands s
Critique of Judgment (1790)
What is beauty? Thats the wrong question! What does it mean when I judge something
An aesthetic judgment is not the same as a philosophical judgment
To make an aesthetic judgment you have to do things diff from ph
There would be no place for private opinions (morality, religion) in the politics of the
In exchange for preserving civil peace, the absolute monarch demanded absolute
obedience from his subjects.
As subjects (not citizens), people were not free.
The Age of Reformation
The year Luther posted his "95 Theses on Indulgences"
The dates of the Thirty Years War
The Age of Baroque
o 17th century
The Age of Enlightenment/Reason
o 18th century
The year the French Revolution
The prince (monarch) ruled and acted with absolute power and authority
which he believed by granted by divine right
Prince maintained he was Gods representative on earth.
There would be no place for private opinions (morality, religion)
1871 German Empire
1869 Social-Democratic Workers Party
Emperor was the Kaiser: Kaiser Wilhelm I
Gave rise to 1890 Social-Democratic Party of Germany (SPD)
Otto von Bismarck Revolution from Above
Realpolitik use foreign policy in order to advance t
Goethe visits weimar and ended up staying 75 years
1786-88 Goethes Italian journey
1799 schiller moves to weimar
Give your soul to the devil for the greatest human experience
Schiller: human beings have a power which is ind
Plato (427-347 B.C.E.)
Republic (399-387 B.C.E.)
Book X: is there a place for art in society? What good is it? Is it just enjoyable, but not
Aristotle (384-322 B.C.E.)
Poetics (347-42? B.C.E.)
What makes a good tragedy? What is the purpose of trag