Dec. 4, 1960
Dec. 4, 1960. Running time: 44:51. Thurman discusses his opinions of Goethe's poem Faust, which he calls "perhaps the greatest poem of the 19th century." He explains the basics of the plot and offers commentary about the significance of certain points, specifically the dualism of good and evil and life and death.
Associated Personal Entities:
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832
Associated Subjects:
Poetry--19th century.
Life and death, Power over -- Religious aspects
Dualism (Religion) Christianity
Good and evil