Mr. Brian Johnston, Associate Vice President of Financial Planning, Institutional Research and Assessment at CUA, does a nice job laying out the issues at stake in Keats’s poem “Ode on a Grecian Urn” in the following video:
Mr. Johnston enjoys Keats’s poem because it challenges us with the question of whether Keats is as naïve as he first appears in the poem or whether Keats is up to something more at a deeper level. What do you think about that question?
Photo: “Il bacio” by Helga G. is licensed under CC BY-ND 2.0.
Original artwork: Kiss by Gustav Klimt (1907/1908).