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THE EYES OF DANTE

THE EYES OF DANTEDante Alighieri and the Divine Comedy:  the first poet to encapsulate within a single work the full complement of humanity’s light and darkness. What visions flashed to Dante’s mind while he was composing his Inferno? What were his eyes beholding when he wrote his Paradise? They beheld the beauty of Giotto and Italian art, the enchantment of Tuscan towns and landscapes, the force of Nature, the dramatic and violent memories of his own life... Seven hundred years after his death (September 2021) an original portrayal of the greatest European poet …