Seminar: "The Representation of Space in Dante's Commedia and in its Earliest Manuscripts"


Location: Seminar Room, Special Collections, Hesburgh Libraries

Anna Pegoretti will present “The Representation of Space in Dante’s Commedia and in its Earliest Manuscripts.”

This paper will explore the groundbreaking cosmological setting of Dante’s otherworld and the response of the earlieast readers to it.

Pegoretti is a postdoctoral research fellow at the University of Warwick, in the AHRC-funded Project “Dante and Late Medieval Florence: Theology in Poetry, Practice and Society,” co-led by the Universities of Leeds and Warwick.

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