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Posts in category “Dante”

The Cultural Ark

Reading the signs of the times

Posted February 27th, 2015

Dante Does Dallas

Free lecture on How Dante Can Save Your Life by me on Monday night

Posted February 27th, 2015

Here Is ‘How Dante Can Save Your Life’

Announcing the April 14 publication of my new book about the ‘Divine Comedy’

Posted February 23rd, 2015

The Dante Book Cover

If you like this cover of my forthcoming book, you’ll love the one that replaces it

Posted February 21st, 2015

Your Brain on a Beautiful Story

Neuroscience offers insights into why Christian ‘cruxploitation’ movies are so bad

Posted February 20th, 2015

Dante & Me in Charleston

Come to Circe’s pre-conference event, and let’s talk about how Dante can save your life

Posted February 11th, 2015

Brian Williams in Purgatory

What would Dante say to us gawkers watching the travails of the NBC News anchor?

Posted February 9th, 2015

Dante & Me, Headed East

Philadelphia and Boston, in April

Posted February 8th, 2015

Attention Dante Readers!

The Cook & Herzman course is on sale. Buy it, quick

Posted January 27th, 2015

Dante Tour Questions

South Bend, Ind., and Texas — anybody want me to come talk about Dante this spring?

Posted January 21st, 2015

How Bibliotherapy Works

Information that comes to us in story form rewires our brains

Posted January 21st, 2015

Italians: A Crazy Love

A new book criticizes and celebrates the rolling carnival that is Italy

Posted January 20th, 2015

Dante vs. Mao

How Dante helped a Ha Jin character survive the Cultural Revolution

Posted January 19th, 2015

Wired for Weirdness? Not If We Can Help It

If our young people have little capacity for awe, it’s because we have forced it out of them, says commenter

Posted January 19th, 2015

The Orthodox Dante

Why does the greatest Catholic literary work seem so Orthodox to this modern reader?

Posted January 15th, 2015

To Sleep, Finally

At the end of the Dante book project

Posted January 12th, 2015

Blindness and Idol Worship

Lies, the ladies of Pyongyang, and the power of vanity to rob us of vision

Posted December 26th, 2014