HISTORY OF IDEAS - Romanticism was the absolute opposite of the Enlightenment (which happened at the same time--at one point). The Enlightenment wanted absolute fact. Romanticism wanted whimsical, romantic simplicity,
Fascinating and beautifully animated clip about the purpose of art in the Renaissance. Highly recommended background for The Tempest. This clip was written and narrated by Alain de Botton, author of The Art of Travel (Module C).
In 1903 these two men had the same name, were sentenced to the same prison and looked exactly like twins, though they were not related. They in fact are the reason that fingerprints are now used when investigating crime.