Apollonian and Dionysian

Implications of the Apollonian and Dionysian Concepts: Have we Forgotten Dionysus?

“Everything that we now call culture, education and civilization will one day appear before the infallible judge, Dionysus.” (Friedrich Nietzsche, The Birth of Tragedy, p.95) Introduction In a previous article I have discussed one of the most interesting ideas of Friedrich Nietzsche, his idea of the Apollonian and Dionysian spirit. In his first published book,…