What aspects of Realism rebelled against the perceptions and beliefs of the Romantics? How did Realism manifest itself in the visual arts and literature? Include at least three specific works in your analysis. This essay should represent your personal reaction and opinions related to the material (philosophy, art, literature, religion) covered in the course with emphasis on social, historical, and cultural relevance. select one of the prompts listed. Your essay should be double spaced and 1200-1500 words in length and written in five-paragraph format. First paragraph: an introduction with thesis statement. Middle paragraphs (three or more): should each contain a topic sentence with relevant facts to support your informed opinion. Last paragraph: conclusion summarizing key points and restating the thesis statement.