Filmed: December 7, 2017
Location: Schiller Park, Wedding
About the video
Schiller and Goethe were contemporaries, writing in the late 1700s. They wrote in the style of the romantics, a reaction to the enlightenment focus on facts and science, they turned to nature, love, and individual freedom and self determination.
Of the two parks, Schiller Park is much grander, spanning two city blocks split by a street in the middle and full of winding pathways and rolling hills.
In this video a friend and neighbor to Schiller Park explains why he enjoys spending time there.