Dante Alighieri

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an Italian poet famous for writing the Divine Comedy that describes a journey through Hell and purgatory and paradise guided by Virgil and his idealized Beatrice (1265-1321)


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He was very close to Dante Alighieri and the period of mutual influence when both poets were living in Florence was to be very significant for Dante's later development and the writing of the Divine Comedy, which is his most lasting work.
The age of Dante Alighieri (1265-1321) and Francesco Petrarch (1304-1374) could not but exert a profound influence on the Jewish communities of Italy.
Dante Alighieri was a cult author for the nationalist expatriates because he wrote in the Tuscan vernacular, rather than in cosmopolitan Latin, and had himself suffered banishment from his beloved native Florence.
I became interested in Assisi from reading Cantos XI and XII of the "Paradiso" of Dante Alighieri, which discuss San Francesco and San Domenico (not my favorite saint) and their followers and successors.
Unfortunately for me, I haven't picked up a book since I got laughed out of my A Level English class, so have never read The Divine Comedy by Dante Alighieri.
Here we have EA and developer Visceral Games' take on the genre, with a story taken from the 14th Century poem Divine Comedyby Dante Alighieri.
Visceral Games, the EA studio behind the "Dead Space" franchise, is having Will Rokos craft a videogame story from the first part of Dante Alighieri s epic poem The Divine Comedy.
William Ospina, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Jorge Franco, all Colombians; and Dante Alighieri.
The Comedy of Dante Alighieri, the Florentine: Cantica II, Purgatory <Il Purgatorio>.
Dante Alighieri (1265-1321) is best known for his epic poem la Divina Commedia (The Divine Comedy), written in what became standardized Italian.
The Thinker was originally meant to represent Dante Alighieri, author of the Divine Comedy, but as the project progressed it became a generic meditating figure.
1321: Italian poet Dante Alighieri died in Ravenna 1759: The British under General Wolfe won the Battle of Quebec - but Wolfe was shot and died in the fighting.
With Dante In Love, AN Wilson seeks to offer a popular history of Dante Alighieri, the medieval Florentine who devoted much of his writing to a woman he had barely met, Beatrice, while neglecting completely to mention his wife and the mother of his children.
Cette annee la celebration aura lieu a l'Association culturelle italienne Dante Alighieri (Consulat General d'Italie).
We have already tried it out with Dante Alighieri, whose face we reconstructed.