Monthly Archive: March 2017

American Romanticism, the Gothic, and Transcendentalism 0

American Romanticism, the Gothic, and Transcendentalism

American Romanticism American Romanticism followed European Romanticism by several years, and first appeared after the civil war.  Like European Romanticism, it X, Y, and Z.  However, the American experience was intensely individual.  American Romanticism...

European Romanticism 0

European Romanticism

European romanticism emphasized the creative powers of the individual mind, the regenerative value of nature, and the limits of history, tradition, and institutions.