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3 December, 2021 - 14:00
A Pilgrimage of Thought, Pt 1: the Politician, Poet, and Pilgrim called Dante Alighieri
Born in Florence in the late thirteenth century, Dante Alighieri would grow up to become one of the most famed and well-read authors of the Italian Middle Ages. The scope of his political and...
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9 July, 2021 - 18:57
Dante’s Handwritten Notes Discovered 700 Years After His Death
An Italian national treasure, and one of the greatest poets and writers to emerge from the Italian Middle Age (indeed, ever), Dante Alighieri was a 13th century and early 14th century writer who was...
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1 September, 2020 - 19:01
A Pilgrimage of Thought, Pt 2: The Divine Comedy by Dante Alighieri
The most widely read work of Florentine politician and writer Dante Alighieri, the Divine Comedy dictates a tale of the three realms of the afterlife as believed by the Italians of the Middle Ages...
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25 August, 2015 - 15:00
A Pilgrimage of Thought, Pt 4: Dante Ascends Mount Purgatory
Read Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 Purgatory is presented within The Divine Comedy as a mountain that must be climbed to be overcome. Following Dante and Virgil's sojourn into Hell, he and his guide...
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25 August, 2015 - 03:57
A Pilgrimage of Thought, Pt 3: Dante Treks through the Inferno of Satan
Read Part 1 | Part 2 At the beginning of Inferno , the first section of the Divine Comedy , Dante Alighieri is thirty-five years old in the year 1300—representing both the new millennium and the...
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