Kleist, Education and Violence

The Transformation of Ethics and Aesthetics

Podcasts

Heinrich von Kleist: Education and Violence in Eighteenth-century Europe

(26:58, 25MB)

Seán Allan and Steven Howe discuss some of the key theories of education in late eighteenth-century Europe and the way these impacted upon the work of Heinrich von Kleist

Heinrich von Kleist: Michael Kohlhaas

(25:29, 23MB)

Seán Allan and Ricarda Schmidt discuss Kleist's novella Michael Kohlhaas.

Heinrich von Kleist: Kleist's philosophical world

(20:28, 9.4MB)

Seán Allan discusses the intellectual traditions in which Kleist lived and worked with Ricarda Schmidt and Steven Howe.

Heinrich von Kleist: Kleist's women

(17:53, 8.2MB)

Seán Allan and Ricarda Schmidt discuss Kleist's relationship with the women he encountered in his lifetime.

Heinrich von Kleist: The Earthquake in Chili

(MP3 format, 23:23, 11MB)

Seán Allan discusses Heinrich von Kleist's novella The Earthquake in Chili with Ricarda Schmidt and Steven Howe. 

Heinrich von Kleist: The Betrothal in St. Domingo

(35:09, 16MB)

Seán Allan, Ricarda Schmidt, and Steven Howe discuss Heinrich von Kleist's novella The Betrothal in St. Domingo.

Heinrich von Kleist: The Marquise von O...

(25:32, 12MB)

Steven Howe discusses Heinrich von Kleist's novella The Marquise von O... with Ricarda Schmidt and Seán Allan.