How was John Milton a product of Renaissance and Reformation? How did Milton’s work including Paradise Lost evolve over time through negotiations with personal and political disillusionment? How did his age and dominant political conditions shape Milton’s idea of art, literature, heroism, religion and free will?
This Video is a starting point to present at Milton and his writing in intimate connection with his context of Reformation, Civil War and Restoration. Together with this, the video looks at Milton’s Paradise Lost as a culmination of his artistic evolution.
This video is made for college students or any person interested in understanding Milton’s Paradise Lost.