Demonic History: From Goethe to the Present by Kirk Wetters (review)

@article{DiMassa2017DemonicHF,
  title={Demonic History: From Goethe to the Present by Kirk Wetters (review)},
  author={Daniel DiMassa},
  journal={Goethe Yearbook},
  year={2017},
  volume={24},
  pages={295 - 297}
}
Kirk Wetters. Demonic History: From Goethe to the Present. Evanston, IL: Northwestern University Press, 2014. 253 pp.Disciples of the demonic will know that Kirk Wetters's book is not the only recent study of this notoriously slippery topic: Angus Nicholls's monograph Goethe's Concept of the Demonic: After the Ancients (Camden House, 2006) investigated its ancient roots in Platonic philosophy and traced its development in the poetics of the Sturm und Drang and Romanticism. The title of Wetters… Expand