Open Dante Alighieri Lecture to celebrate the Italian Language Week
October 20, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm| Free
Transgression and Punishment in Dante’s Inferno
To celebrate Worldwide Italian Language Week 2018 (Settimana della Lingua Italiana nel Mondo 2018) the Dante Alighieri Society of Auckland, in collaboration with the Auckland Art Gallery , has prepared a free lecture about Dante’s Comedy entitled Transgression and Punishment in Dante’s Inferno.
Dr Bruno Ferraro (former Professor at Auckland University, European Studies Department) will talk about Dante Alighieri and his “Divina Commedia” at the Auckland Art Gallery. Dr Bruno Ferraro will illustrate Dante’s overall structure of the Divine Comedy with particular attention to the journey which Dante the pilgrim undertakes through Hell in order to reach Mount Eden.
This lecture will be in English
Auckland Art Gallery Auditorium – free