What Does Schiller Mean To Us Today?

2005 is the 200th anniversary year of the death of Friedrich Von Schiller, the German philospher who was also a lyric poet, playwright, idealist and revolutionary rolled into one, and on whose Don Carlos the libretto of Verdi's opera is based.

James Woodall charts Schiller's relevance from his day to ours.

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2005 is the 200th anniversary year of the death of Friedrich Von Schiller, the German philospher who was also a lyric poet, playwright, idealist and revolutionary rolled into one, and on whose Don Carlos the libretto of Verdi's opera is based.

James Woodall charts Schiller's relevance from his day to ours.