In Candide, Voltaire explores the problem of evil through his young, naïve protagonist Candide. As a response to Leibniz’s postulation that this is the best of all possible worlds, Candide explores human misery and inhumanity through political satire and philosophical inquiry into human meaning and purpose.
(No class on Dec. 27 as per professor’s schedule)
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