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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60-78) Di Fonzo stresses that Alighieri is not celebrating the Roman Empire itself, but is an interpreter of its history, as of the pagan poetic and speculative tradition of Virgil.
A poetry reading event to celebrate the 750th anniversary of the birth of Dante Alighieri.
Further, TAG signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Dante Alighieri Society to focus on teaching the Italian language in schools and to promote language courses in cooperation with Italian universities that provide scholarships in Italy.
TAG-Org also signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the SocietA' Dante Alighieri - Comitato di Amman to promote a wide range of cultural activities and Italian language courses for both children and adults in Jordan.
In fact, the great Italian Dante Alighieri whose work at the closing stage of the European Middle Age would perfectly fit to epitomize a cultural "explosion" in terms of Yuri Lotman (2)--it was indeed a powerful breakthrough into a creative individuality unparalleled in the preceding medieval literature--was not only the great author of a major poetic work but also one of the first bright Western thinkers at the climax of the Middle Age and the budding new era.
BORN BILLY Joel, US musician, 1949, above DAN| Alighieri, Italian poet, 1265 ARTHUR English, UK actor, 1919 DIED VIDAL Sassoon, UK hairdresser, 2012, above LENA Horne, US actress, 2010 TENZING N | orgay, mountaineer, 1986
He was a member of the Bohemians and the Dante Alighieri Society.
Whether Dante Alighieri, Jane Austen or our very own Ravinder Singh and Durjoy Datta, many have minted money and fame out of lost love.
Next on the pile are The Inferno by Dante Alighieri, The Elite by Kiera Cass and Everything is Perfect When You're a Liar by Kelly Oxford.
The author is visiting the city to promote his latest book, 'Inferno', which is inspired by medieval poet, Dante Alighieri.
La narracion contiene parabolas, alegorias y metaforas, 3 ingredientes que proporcionan consistencia a la sustancia poetica, utilizados por Alighieri en vuelos de la fantasia, remembranzas de la realidad y estimulos para fortalecer la fe cristiana.
Cette annee la celebration aura lieu a l'Association culturelle italienne Dante Alighieri (Consulat General d'Italie).
In the 14th-century poetic classic "Divine Comedy," Italian balladist, literary theorist, moral philosopher and political thinker Dante Alighieri chronicles his 24hour journey through Hell, led by the Roman bardVirgil.
Haga lo que se espera, recompensado sera con las esferas de Alighieri [cantado esta en su Comedia].