Friedrich Schiller (1759-1805): Aesthetic Education and Study Questions to The Glove and The
Schiller was among those who saw the French Revolution as the hope for the State of Reason. When he
heard about the atrocities in Paris and that Ludwig the
I nt roduction to German Literatu re (GER 91)
J ohann Wolfgang von Goethe, F aust. A T r agedy.
P a rt One.
First conceptions early 1770s, published as fragment 1790, Part I published 1808,
Part I I published posthumously 1832.
1. In the "Prologue in Heav
As you read the text, make a note of passages (note page # so that you can find them easily and
type out either a citation or reference to a passage) that reflect typical Kleistian themes:
1. How does Mercury convince Sosias that he is Sosias?