Divine Comedy | Critical Essay by Helmut Hatzfeld

This literature criticism consists of approximately 31 pages of analysis & critique of Divine Comedy.
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Critical Essay by Helmut Hatzfeld

SOURCE: “The Art of Dante's Purgatorio,” American Critical Essays on The Divine Comedy, edited by Robert J. Clements, New York University Press, 1967, pp. 64-88.

In the following essay, originally published in 1952, Hatzfeld contends that Dante's esthetic choices are easier to understand when his style is viewed as one of magic realism.

Il mito non è favola, ma … “storia vera.”                     raffaele pettazzoni Not merely a story told, but a reality lived.          
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