Tuesday, February 04, 2014
So ... 50 it is.
By way of contexts for Frankenstein I give the students a series of excerpts relating to Romanticism including the opening of Emerson's Introduction to Nature. The sentence towards the end of the first paragraph leaps out:
The sun shines to-day also.
What better way to celebrate?
P.S. to previous post ... .... the 'formula' was in no way meant to imply any criticism of Dusapin's music. Quite the contra...