logging in or signing up Dante Alighieri aSGuest122368 Download Post to : URL : Related Presentations : Let's Connect Share Add to Flag Embed Email Send to Blogs and Networks Add to Channel Copy embed code: Embed: Flash iPad Dynamic Copy Does not support media & animations Automatically changes to Flash or non-Flash embed WordPress Embed Customize Embed URL: Copy Thumbnail: Copy The presentation is successfully added In Your Favorites. Views: 636 Category: Education License: All Rights Reserved Like it (0) Dislike it (0) Added: December 20, 2011 This Presentation is Public Favorites: 0 Presentation Description A PowerPoint presentation about the life and literature of Dante Alighieri. Comments Posting comment... Premium member Presentation Transcript Dante Alighieri: Dante AlighieriBirth of a Writer: Birth of a Writer He was born in Florence, Italy San Martino quarter Late May/Early June of 1265 He was born to Alighiero di Bellincione Alighieri and Bella degli AbatiDante’s Life: Dante’s Life Dante’s family was intertwined in the discords between the Guelphs and the Ghibellines , two rival political parties of Florence His father was passively linked to the Guelphs , but wasn’t punished as harshly as other Guelphs when the Ghibellines took over in FlorenceDante’s Life: Dante’s Life Dante “met” Beatrice Portinari , whom he fell in love with at first sight, at the age of nine After the age of eighteen, Dante saw her often, but never new her well They commonly exchanged greetings in the street Dante essentially set the example for courtly loveDante’s Life: Dante’s Life Throughout his marriage, Dante wrote many love sonnets to Beatrice, but none to his wife, GemmaDante’s Life: Dante’s Life Before Literature, he entered the Guild of Physicians and Apothecaries He did this so he could participate in public life Dante’s Influences: Dante’s Influences Dante was influenced by many writers Aristotle Virgil Lucan Dante also influenced other writers Geoffrey Chaucer William BlakeDante’s Literature: Dante’s Literature La Divina Commedia (The Divine Comedy) Describes Dante’s trip through heaven (paradise), purgatory, and Hell Dante is guided by Virgil and Beatrice Written in 1308-1321Dante’s Literature: Dante’s Literature La Vita Nuova (The New Life) Written in 1295 A mixtures of common and poetic that talks about courtly love Beatrice was the main character People in the poems don’t have last names; that way, they can never be identifiedDante’s Literature: Dante’s Literature De Monarchia (Of Monarchy) One of the most important things Dante ever wrote Treatise on secular and religious power The poet explains that both powers are separate, but equalWorks Cited: Works Cited "Dante Alighieri - Biography and Works. Search Texts, Read Online. Discuss." The Literature Network: Online Classic Literature, Poems, and Quotes. Essays & Summaries . The Literature Network. Web. 11 Dec. 2011. <http://www.online-literature.com/dante/>. "Dante Alighieri (Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy)." Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy . Stanford University, 29 Jan. 2001. Web. 11 Dec. 2011. <http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/dante/>. Dante and Beatrice. Digital image. Wikipedia . Web. 11 Dec. 2011. <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/La_Vita_Nuova>. Dante Holding Book. Digital image. ITALIANHISTORICAL . Web. 11 Dec. 2011. <http://www.italianhistorical.org/page24.html>. De Monarchia . Digital image. Mobipocket . Web. 11 Dec. 2011. <http://www.mobipocket.com/en/eBooks/eBookDetails.asp?BookID=206214>. Divine Comedy Fresco. Digital image. Dante Portal . Web. 11 Dec. 2011. <http://www.danteportal.com/>. Gardner, Edmund. "Dante Alighieri." NEW ADVENT . Web. 11 Dec. 2011. <http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/04628a.htm>. Profile of Dante B&W. Digital image. Poetry Connection . Web. 11 Dec. 2011. <http://www.poetryconnection.net/poets/Dante_Alighieri>. Profile of Dante. Digital image. Wikipedia . Web. 11 Dec. 2011. <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dante_Alighieri>. Young Alighieri. Digital image. 1902 Encyclopedia . Web. 11 Dec. 2011. <http://www.1902encyclopedia.com/D/DAN/dante-alighieri.html>. Young Dante. Digital image. Wikipedia . Web. 11 Dec. 2011. <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dante_Alighieri>. You do not have the permission to view this presentation. In order to view it, please contact the author of the presentation.