English 401: The Faust Theme is a three-credit senior-level course that examines selected English, German, Norwegian, and Canadian literary texts that treat the theme of humanity’s continuing search for spiritual and intellectual self-realization. The course traces the symbolic figure of Faust and his changing image from the Renaissance to modern times. It examines the cultural and philosophical ideas that shaped the search for self in each age.
You will need to read the article below to complete Assignment 2: Article Summary.
|Holquist, Michael. “Gambling with Kant: Faustian Wagers.” New Literary History: A Journal of Theory and Interpretation 40.1 (2009): 63-83, 219. You will need to read this article in order to complete Assignment 2: Article Summary.|