Humanities 4: Enlightenment, Romanticism, & Revolution

Professor Gómez
Office Hours: MW 12:45-1:45, SSB 467

Teaching Assistant: William Skiles

Essay 1 (due 7/17)
Essay 2 (due 7/26)
Final Part III

Lecture Slides
01 Introduction: Pico, Shelley, Byron
02 Locke
03 Voltaire
04 Rousseau
05 Revolution
06 Kant
07 Goethe
08 Whitman
09 Shelley
10 Poe

Course Reader
Pico, Oration on the dignity of man (selections)
Shelley, Ozymandias
Byron, She Walks in Beauty
Declaration of Independence
Early drafts of the Declaration
Federalist #1, 10, 14, 39, 51, 70, 78, 84
Constitution of the United States of America
Bill of Rights
Declaration of the Rights of Man and of the Citizen
Immanuel Kant, The Grounding for the Metaphysics of Morals (selections)
Walt Whitman, Song of Myself
Edgar Allan Poe, The Fall of the House of Usher; The Masque of the Red Death; Annabel Lee Alone