Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Events

The Two Dantes at KU: A Reading from the Divine Comedy
  • The Two Dantes at KU: A Reading from the Divine Comedy
  • Performance
  • 9/18/2014
  • 17:30-19:00
  • Spencer Museum of Art
  • Host: Department of French and Italian, Department of Classics, Spencer Museum of Art
Multimedia
Event Description
Journey through Dante’s allegory of the afterlife against the backdrop of related works of art in the Museum’s collection. Stanley Lombardo will share selected cantos from his English translation, and KU faculty (John Gronbeck-Tedesco, Patrizio Ceccagnoli, and Marina de Fazio) and students will recite the original Italian text.