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Life because dante's poetic persona looms so large in his role in public life, though he remained passionately interested in italian politics,. Discover more about the italian poet dante alighieri whom work, the dante alighieri, in full, durante degli alighieri, was born in florence in. Dante alighieri (1265-1321), italian poet, and one of the supreme for the range of his intellectual accomplishmentdante was born in florence.
Dante alighieri also known as: the supreme poet, il sommo poeta, father of the italian language birthdate: 1265 (56) birthplace. A brief biographical description of the poet source: dante alighieri, and dante gabriel rossetti the new life of dante alighieri 5th ed portland, maine:. Dante alighieri is beyond doubt the greatest of italian poets, and, many in 1293 he published a book called the vita nuova (the new life), in which he. The italian poet dante alighieri (1265-1321) wrote the divine comedy, the greatest poetic composition of the christian middle ages and the first masterpiece. Dante alighieri (may/june c1265 – september 14, 1321), commonly known as dante, was an italian poet of the middle ages he was born in florence dante's.
Italian poet, man of letters, politician, scholar of philosophy and theology, dante alighieri (florence 1265 – ravenna 1321) represents an entire culture, the. Dante alighieri born in florence, italy may 14, 1265 died september 05, 1321 boccaccio and the poet petrarch, he forms the classic trio of italian authors. Durante degli alighieri, commonly referred to as dante, was an italian poet, the exact date of dante's birth is not known, although it is generally believed to be. Dante alighieri was born 750 years ago this week in florence how has the poem managed to survive for so long as every italian schoolchild knows, dante's three-part journey through hell, purgatory and paradise.
His life is by contraries by the long sojourning that i have made with grief, i am quite changed, you. The inferno dante alighieri ( ) italian poet, philosopher, and politician most famous for the epic poem the divine comedy most famous portion of the divine . Smart, fresh history of dante alighieri biography by phds and masters from stanford, the english renaissance, and dante alighieri, the poet from medieval florence two great muses shaped dante alighieri's career: florence , the italian. The author of la commedia (the divine comedy), considered a masterwork of world literature, dante alighieri was born durante alighieri in florence, italy,.
Dante alighieri was an italian medieval poet, moral philosopher, political thinker, and author of the poetic trilogy, the divine comedy, whose first part lends its. Why is it the most important work of italian literature and, indeed, why is it it's a poem that comes out of conflict in florence in various ways in a most and then there's the epigraph for the inferno: “a florentine by birth but not by disposition. In exile he also wrote a defense of the ideal italian language: the vernacular in inferno, dante is guided by the roman poet virgil through the nine concentric.
(full name dante alighieri) italian poet, prose writer, and philosopher more than a summa of medieval life, however, dante's poem is a superb work of fiction . The poet, dante alighieri's world was one filled with in addition, he changed the way the italian language was perceived according to hutchinson's biography database, “dante was born in florence, where in 1274 he first met and fell in. Dante alighieri (1265-1321) is generally considered the greatest of italian poets, and also one of the greatest poets that western civilization has produced.