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Milton

Yale,, Fall 2007 , Prof. John Rogers

Updated On 02 Feb, 19

Overview

Introduction: Milton, Power, and the Power of Milton - The Infant Cry of God - Credible Employment - Poetry and Virginity - Poetry and Marriage - Lycidas - Areopagitica - Paradise Lost, Book - God and Mammon: The Wealth of Literary Memory - The Miltonic Smile - The Blind Prophet

Includes

Lecture 13: Paradise Lost, Book III

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Lecture Details

Milton (ENGL 220)

In this second lecture on Book Three of Paradise Lost, the dialogue between God and the Son in heaven is explored with particular attention paid to Miltons modification of the Calvinist theory of predestination. The terms and implications of Miltons attempt to justify the ways of God to man are considered. Miltons misgivings regarding the doctrine of the Trinity are examined, and the relationship between his theology and seventeenth-century political movements is expounded upon.

0000 - Chapter 1. Introduction Miltons Vindication of God
0955 - Chapter 2. The Faculty of Free Will
2552 - Chapter 3. A Dialogue in Heaven between Father and Son

Complete course materials are available at the Open Yale Courses website httpopen.yale.educourses

This course was recorded in Fall 2007.

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Sam

Excellent course helped me understand topic that i couldn't while attendinfg my college.

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Dembe

Great course. Thank you very much.

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