Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Commedia”

Dante & Change

Standing athwart metanoia yelling, ‘Stop!’

Posted April 26th, 2016

The Dante Quilt

The Commedia meets the fabric arts in one extraordinary gift

Posted January 1st, 2016

Church as Holy Cave

Participating in Mystery in the world’s dark and quiet places

Posted December 16th, 2015

Time and Laurus

Time is an illusion in new Russian novel — and in Dante too

Posted November 9th, 2015

Learning in Place

The irreplaceable experience of studying Dante in Siena

Posted July 21st, 2015

The Apocalyptic Dante

What taking the red pill of The Divine Comedy reveals

Posted April 21st, 2015

We, the Essential Freaks

What Flannery O’Connor and Dante Alighieri knew about the right kind of horror

Posted April 14th, 2015

Why Read the Divine Comedy?

An interview with The Trinity Forum

Posted April 7th, 2015

‘How Dante’ for the Spiritual-Not-Religious

Do you have to be a Christian to relate to my new book?

Posted March 30th, 2015

The Great Book That Saved Your Life

Bibliotherapy that made a vital difference: a reader survey

Posted March 26th, 2015

Why People Are Afraid of Dante?

An interview with Dante scholar Prue Shaw

Posted March 25th, 2015

How to Make a God Movie

There are good religious movies being made today — just not where you think

Posted March 20th, 2015

Dante, You Dog

Did the Poet hate dogs? Or was he a dog himself?

Posted March 11th, 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

Your Brain on a Beautiful Story

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

Posted February 20th, 2015

The Disneylands We Build for Ourselves

How visiting Florence in search of Dante condemned my own sentimental nostalgia

Posted February 10th, 2015

The Orthodox Dante

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

Posted January 15th, 2015