Dante's Inferno: The Indiana Critical Edition / Edition 1

Dante's Inferno: The Indiana Critical Edition / Edition 1

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by Dante Alighieri
     
 

This new critical edition, including Mark Musa’s classic translation, provides students with a clear, readable verse translation accompanied by ten innovative interpretations of Dante’s masterpiece.

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Overview

This new critical edition, including Mark Musa’s classic translation, provides students with a clear, readable verse translation accompanied by ten innovative interpretations of Dante’s masterpiece.

Indiana University Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780253209306
Publisher:
Indiana University Press
Publication date:
06/28/1995
Series:
Indiana Masterpiece Editions Series
Edition description:
The Indiana Critical Edition
Pages:
432
Sales rank:
1,425,186
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x 1.07(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
The Inferno3
Critical Essays
Read It and (Don't) Weep: Textual Irony in the Inferno253
Dante's Beloved Yet Damned Virgil266
Inferno I: Breaking the Silence286
Dante's Inferno, Canto IV299
Behold Francesca Who Speaks So Well (Inferno V)310
Iconographic Parody in Inferno XXI325
Virgil and Dante as Mind-Readers (Inferno XXI and XXIII)340
The Plot-Line of Myth in Dante's Inferno353
Hell as the Mirror Image of Paradise367
Dante in the Cinematic Mode: An Historical Survey of Dante Movies381
Selected Bibliography: Inferno397
Contributors399
Index401

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