Goethian


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Adj.1.Goethian - of or relating to or in the manner of Goethe
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(11) See, for the identification of a Goethian context of such concerns in Moby-Dick, my "Level Dead-Reckoning."
The first meaning is an emergent global literature, which Anders Pettersson describes as "the Goethian sense" ("Transcultural" 469).
Kahn's analysis of the poem is linked to the wider discussion about the rare occurrence of dialogic poems in Pushkin's oeuvre and highlights some Goethian overtones in the poem.