THE ROMANTIC AGE (1760-1837)
A Coggle Diagram about THE AGE OF REVOLUTIONS, THE GENERATION OF ROMANTIC POETS, Romantic poetry is subjective,
and the individualism is very important. , During this period,
nature became the focus, ROMANTICISM IN LITERATURE
In literature the romanticism became dominant. The romanticism affirmed (affermò) a new sensibility: the
supremacy of feeling and emotions (del sentimento e delle emozioni) against (contro) the faith (la fiducia) in
There was a new sensibility based on introspection, nostalgia, emotionalism and individualism.
The country is preferred to the industrial town, because the man is in relationship (in contatto) with nature.
Another element typical was the revival of the past, opposed to the present reality. “Gothic vague” was called
the rediscovery of the art, legends and popular tradition of the middle age (medioevo). and Before Romanticism there was still a feudal Society,
even thought England wasn’t in medieval ages anymore.
This last until the middle of the 18th century premously economy
and agriculture were handcrafts,
and everything was produced in the house.
The Romantic society was different because of 4 changes:
moving to the city, factories, machinery, religious.