NEISD - Community Education

ALIR - The Enlightenment: Philosophy and Culture in 18th Century Europe

The intellectual revolution in Europe in the 18th century transformed the way people thought about the world and society. Known as "The Enlightenment", the movement emphasized reason rather than authority, humanitarianism, civil liberties, religious toleration and classical values. In addition to philosophy, we will explore the Enlightenment's influence on the art, music and literature of the age.