Literary Medieval Criticism

From Florence to the Heavenly City: The Poetry of by ClaireE. Honess

By ClaireE. Honess

Dante's political suggestion has lengthy constituted a big niche for Dante reviews, but the poet's political beliefs have usually been thought of a self-contained sector of analysis and seen in isolation from the poet's different matters. for that reason, the symbolic and poetic values which Dante attaches to political constructions were principally neglected or marginalised through Dante feedback. This omission is addressed the following by way of Claire Honess, whose research of Dante's poetry of citizenship specializes in extra basic matters, similar to the connection among the person and the group, the query of what it potential to be a citizen, and chiefly the way notions of towns and citizenship input the imagery and constitution of the Commedia.

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