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Goethe's Faust: on Fashion, God and Daily Life

FAUST. The earth’s a prison—one can’t get away
From it, whatever clothes one wears.
I’m still too young to lack desires,
Not young enough now for mere play. 242 more words

Conversations

Bitten by Goethe's Faust I-II (Conjoined-Tanka) [Ongoing, Unfinished]

“Faust is bored and depressed with his life as a scholar. After an attempt to take his own life, he decides to call on the Devil for further knowledge and magic powers with which to indulge all the pleasure and knowledge of the world.

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My mother, the harlot,

My mother, the harlot,
She took me and slew!
My father, the scoundrel,
Hath eaten me too!
My sweet little sister
Hath all my bones laid, 14 more words

Literature

Faust (1926) | FW Murnau’s silent gift to German cinema’s rich heritage of horror now on Blu-ray

No man can resist evil! The bet is on!
Mephistopheles (Emil Jannings) bets an archangel (Werner Fuetterer) he can corrupt the soul of aging alchemist Faust ( 628 more words

Must-See

Faust: DVD and Blu-ray review

The news certainly caught my attention. Masters of Cinema has upgraded its DVD release of Murnau’s Faust: a German Folktale (1926) to a shiny new dual-format edition.  735 more words

Silent Film

2014-15 Off-Broadway season. Such a smorgasbord!

I wish I had the time and money to be a season subscriber to every single Off-Broadway company this year, plus a few Off-Off Broadway troupes. 186 more words

I Love You But I Have Chosen Darkness share new video

I Love You But I Have Chosen darkness have shared their new video for ‘Faust’.  It comes from their new album ‘Dust’ via Secretly Canadian.