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Dante and his World

Date & Time:
March 9, 2016 | 3:00 pm
Location:
BI-561
Speaker:
Carlo Illuminati Porcari

Join the Calgary Institute for the Humanities for three lectures on Dante and his World

CASTLE, CATHEDRAL AND SQUARE: Conflict between Church and Empire
Synopsis of Political, Social and Artistic Facts in High Middle Ages
BioSciences 561, Wednesday, March 9, 2016, 3:00. Refreshments will be served.

DANTE’S DIVINE COMEDY: The Great Poem of Christian Europe
The Vision of Cosmos and the Structure of Hell and Purgatory
BioSciences 561, Wednesday, March 16, 2016, 3:00. Refreshments will be served.

THE DEVIL’S BODY AND THE SOUL OF THE CHRISTIAN
The Snake and the Metamorphoses of the Devil in Medieval Europe
Lecture-Performance with Recitations of Texts & Projections of Images
BioSciences 561, Wednesday, March 23, 2016, 3:00. A reception will follow.

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