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Googling Dante

A Google Adventure Pome by Dan Burstein* My Google Alerts are set to Pick up news about Dante… Dante Alighieri, that is The Dante who is Author of the Divine Comedy Leading poet of the last Millennium Thirteenth and Fourteenth Century … Continue reading

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Secrets of Dan Brown: He Doesn’t Like Faulkner

It will not come as a shock to literary critics, but Dan Brown admits he doesn’t much like William Faulkner. Headlining the Miami Book Fair in November, Brown had this to say about the 1949 Nobel Laureate, widely regarded as … Continue reading

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Dante and Shakespeare: A Tale of Montagues and Capulets

Dante Alighieri, poet of the Divine Comedy, achieved many firsts in his great epic poem written at the beginning of the 14th century. If you made a full list of these firsts, one interesting bit of trivia you would find … Continue reading

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