As much as we want to implement scientific approaches to language learning and teaching, and to a certain extent we can, the basis of teaching has to come from an organic desire to learn ̶ from curiosity.
So I grabbed my bag and came home.
Therefore Don Quixote is the great-grandfather of existentialism.
Now, if you have not done so already, go read Don Quixote, the first modern novel, it makes a great summer read, extra points if you read it in Spanish.
Understanding the enlightenment offers the key to the past as well as to the future of literary history