Category - Dante Alighieri

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Lingering in Limbo: Dante’s Inferno

Limbo, it turns out, isn’t so dangerous, even when is found within the first degree of Dante Alighieri’s hell. As Dante’s allegory of the journey of the soul...

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Dante’s New Love Life: the Vita Nuova

The love poets of Dante’s day informed everybody they have been in love: however all the time stored the identify of their beloved secret. Dante, nevertheless...