TITLE

A SPLENDID WICKEDNESS

AUTHOR(S)
Hart, David Bentley
PUB. DATE
August 2011
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Aug/Sep2011, Issue 215, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the reasons why the principles of Don Juan Tenorio, a popular character in Spanish literature, has moral significance. According to the author, the character of Don Juan symbolized the rebellion of sentiment against society or heaven. He adds that the tale of Don Juan became the crucial moment of philosophical truth. He also explains Don Juan's true sensualism and courageousness.
ACCESSION #
64087734

 

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