Outline and Annotated Bibliography
THESIS: Throughout this study I seek to develop a process of life affirmation to explain life and death and humanities’ connection to these concepts. By looking at examples in music, poetry, art, and literature I endeavor to identify concepts that explain how human perceptions of these concepts have changed throughout the course of history.
I. What is Life Affirmation?
B. Why understanding life affirmation is important.
II. Life Affirmation and its Connection with Humanities.
A. The representation of death in art, music, poetry, and literature.
B. How the portray of death in Humanities changes over the course of history.
III. Works of Art.
A. Death and The Miser
B. How we experience life affirmation through art.