Between heaven and earth Divine Comedy: Dante Alighieri's “holy poem”

4.5 ECTs / Semester / Português

To develop the hermeneutical sensitivity and the critical awareness of the students in relation to the complexity and interdependence of the discourse devices and the rationalities involved in the symbolic processes of expression and interpretation of the human condition.

To promote the ability to read literary texts as an interrogation of the meaning of life, which refines and deepens the spiritual sensitivity and wisdom necessary for the determination of the experience of faith not as simple confessional conformity to a core of dogmatic truths but as a response to the deep anxieties, aspirations, needs, doubts and hopes of being in the world.

To activate and consolidate the ability to manage the basic philological, critical and historical-conceptual tools of textual analysis necessary for a reflexively accurate approach to literary texts and their relevance to individual and collective self-understanding.


Professor Auxiliar Convidado
Nascida em Arezzo (Itália), no dia 26 de março de 1959, casada com três filhos, de nacionalidade italiana. Em 1983 diplomou-se na Faculdade de Letras da…