Magnificent Rebels

I originally wrote this review of Magnificent Rebels, by Andrea Wulf, on Medium, before I started this blog, but I thought I may as well reprint it here. Magnificent Rebels: The First Romantics and the Invention of the Self recounts the history of the “Jena Circle,” a group of highly influential German writers, poets, and philosophers …

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