Monthly Archives: May 2015

Modernism

In the 19th century there arose yet another movement that changed the way people perceived the entire world. This movement was known as Modernism. Unlike Neoclassicism its predecessor, who provided an emphasis on simplicity, order, and rationality, Modernism intended to … Continue reading

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Otto von Bismarck’s Kulturkampf

The term Kulturkampf is a German word, which refers to a series of legislation passed by Otto von Bismarck of Prussia in the 1870s. This legislation focused on silencing protests against the government from the Roman Catholic Church. From the … Continue reading

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