In the spirit of the Enlightenment, Lessing attempted to reconcile the great Abrahamic religions with his didactic play Nathan the Wise. Today, Nathan would be confronted with the growing influence of fundamentalist currents. Does tolerance still have a future? Can it ultimately only be enforced through repression? The authors deal with this question in “Nathan Death”.
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