Voltaire’s Candide The information on this site was developed by Dr. Honora M. Finkelstein as a series of lecture notes for a World Cultures course. It contains a variety of information about many aspects of world culture throughout the ages. 1 - Narrative Form and Style 2 - A Summary of Candide* 3 - Satire, Irony, and other Rhetorical Devices 4 - Voltaire’s Deism vs. the Philosophy of Leibnitz 5 - Archetypes of the Hero's Journey in Candide Made with Xara Website by Susan Smily