Friedrich Nietzsche Publishes 'The Birth of Tragedy From the Spirit of Music'

Friedrich Nietzsche Publishes 'The Birth of Tragedy From the Spirit of Music'

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Friedrich Nietzsche publishes The Birth of Tragedy from the Spirit of Music (Die Geburt der Tragödie aus dem Geiste der Musik).

This is a book on dramatic theory in which Nietzsche explores how art, such as classical Athenian tragedy, can be used to transcend pessimism and nihilism in a meaningless world.

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