ITAL 310 - Dante in Translation - Lecture 3

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Lecture Chapters

Explanation of Title; Three Levels of Style; Formal Structure [00:00:00] Canto I and Its Double Narrative Focus [00:07:13] Shifting the Language from Mind to Body [00:19:02] Meeting Virgil the Poet and Neo-Platonic Philosopher [00:25:31] Canto II: Identity and Purpose of Journey [00:37:01] Canto III: Entering the Gate of Hell; An Idea of a Linear Novel [00:42:21] Canto IV: Into the Garden and Limbo’s Fantastic Figures [00:51:31] Question and Answer [01:04:13]