Works of Dante Ambassador Ferdinando talked about the importance and influence of Dante and his poetry. Mr. Merwin then read from his translation of Dante’s Purgatorio and… read more

Works of Dante Ambassador Ferdinando talked about the importance and influence of Dante and his poetry. Mr. Merwin then read from his translation of Dante’s Purgatorio and Robert Pinsky’s translation of Dante’s Inferno, explaining the language and imagery of the poems. close

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Works of Dante

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Program ID:
156394-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 27, 2000 | 12:41pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Jun 25, 2000 | 3:24am EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • May 27, 2000 | 12:41pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 25, 2000 | 3:24am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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