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The Resource Dante & the Unorthodox : the Aesthetics of Transgression

Dante & the Unorthodox : the Aesthetics of Transgression

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Dante & the Unorthodox : the Aesthetics of Transgression
Title
Dante & the Unorthodox
Title remainder
the Aesthetics of Transgression
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
During his lifetime, Dante was condemned as corrupt and banned from Florence on pain of death. But in 1329, eight years after his death, he was again viciously condemned--this time as a heretic and false prophet--by Friar Guido Vernani. From Vernani's inquisitorial viewpoint, the author of the Commedia "seduced" his readers by offering them "a vessel of demonic poison" mixed with poetic fantasies designed to destroy the "healthful truth" of Catholicism. Thanks to such pious vituperations, a sulphurous fume of unorthodoxy has persistently clung to the mantle of Dante's poetic fame. The primary
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Miller, James
Dewey number
800
Index
no index present
LC call number
PQ4416
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Dante Alighieri
  • Dante Alighieri
  • Dante Alighieri
  • Christianity in literature
  • Dante Alighieri
  • Christianity in literature
  • Religion
Label
Dante & the Unorthodox : the Aesthetics of Transgression
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction: Retheologizing Dante; Part I-Trapassar; Part II-Trasmutar; Part III-Trasumanar; Part IV-Traslatar; Part V-Tralucere; Part VI-Trasmodar; Notes on Contributors; Index
Control code
753479553
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (577 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780889209275
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)753479553
Label
Dante & the Unorthodox : the Aesthetics of Transgression
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction: Retheologizing Dante; Part I-Trapassar; Part II-Trasmutar; Part III-Trasumanar; Part IV-Traslatar; Part V-Tralucere; Part VI-Trasmodar; Notes on Contributors; Index
Control code
753479553
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (577 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780889209275
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)753479553

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