Tuesday May 14
The Washington Post
Booksellers are expecting big things. Both Barnes & Nobles and Amazon's book section led with the work, already already listed as Amazon's #1 bestseller .
10 facts about Hell
Inferno, the first part of Dante's poem The Divine Comedy, provides the theme and title for the new thriller by Da Vinci Code author Dan Brown.
Review: Dan Brown's 'Inferno'
The plot of Inferno , the new blockbuster thriller from Dan Brown, has nothing to do with Dante, but you often feel the author wishing that it did.
The Star Online
Will it set us aflame?
SO, the last taste we had of Harvard symbologist Prof Robert Langdon was in Dan Brown's last novel The Lost Symbol , released four years ago.
Forget Dan Brown, here's the real Inferno
Coming at the top of the list, this might sound like a meaningless statement, but it's important.
Dante's and Boccaccio's Contrasting Worldviews Expressed though Son
Dante Alighieri's Divine Comedy and Giovanni Boccaccio's Decameron are two monumental works of the late middle ages.
At the library: Book 4 in Langdon series due
International best-seller Dan Brown's highly anticipated next novel, "Inferno," book four in the Robert Langdon novels, is due out this month.
National Public Radio
Just In Time For Poetry Month, Four Fantastic Books Of Verse
April is National Poetry Month, and what better way to celebrate than with new poetry releases? Here are four of this month's highlights - a new translation, a "best of" collection, a "collected works" worth revisiting and a camera-eye view of the world.
The Divine Comedy
To call Clive James, as I once did, "the greatest living cultural critic writing in English" barely scratches the surface.
High School bands present spring concerts
GERMANTOWN Bands from Germantown High School will perform a variety of concerts in May, with each concert held in the school's auxiliary gym at 7 p.m. On Wednesday, May 1, the Concert Winds band will play "Rhapsody on American Shaped Note Melodies," "Shenandoah," "Thunderscape" and "Shrek," while the Jazz Band will entertain with "Groove Merchant," ... (more)
Michael Christie conducts Liszta s Dante Symphony
PHOENIX Maestro Christie will lead The Phoenix Symphony and Chorus through a performance of Liszt's Dante Symphony.
Clive James translation of 'The Divine Comedy' by Dante...
Literary translation is suspect; it is too often a reply masquerading as an echo.