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The Resource Experiencing the afterlife : soul and body in Dante and medieval culture, Manuele Gragnolati

Experiencing the afterlife : soul and body in Dante and medieval culture, Manuele Gragnolati

Label
Experiencing the afterlife : soul and body in Dante and medieval culture
Title
Experiencing the afterlife
Title remainder
soul and body in Dante and medieval culture
Statement of responsibility
Manuele Gragnolati
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • ita
  • eng
Summary
Experiencing the Afterlife provides the first sustained analysis of popular, vernacular depictions of the afterlife written in Italy before the Divine Comedy by authors such as Uguccione da Lodi, Giacomino da Verona, and Bonvesin da la Riva. Manuele Gragnolati uses his readings of these poets to provide a new interpretation of Dante's work. Combining elements from several disciplines, he investigates the richness of high medieval eschatology and the concept of personal identity it expresses. Gragnolati is particularly concerned with how the notions of body and pain characteristic of medieval s
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gragnolati, Manuele
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The William and Katherine Devers series in Dante studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dante Alighieri
  • Dante Alighieri
  • Dante Alighieri
  • Dante (Alighieri)
  • Italian literature
  • Future life in literature
  • Future life
  • Civilization, Medieval, in literature
  • Littérature italienne
  • Vie future dans la littérature
  • Vie future
  • Civilisation médiévale dans la littérature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Civilization, Medieval, in literature
  • Future life in literature
  • Italian literature
  • Leib-Seele-Problem
  • Hiernamaals
  • Letterkunde
  • Italiaans
  • Cultuur
Label
Experiencing the afterlife : soul and body in Dante and medieval culture, Manuele Gragnolati
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 183-269) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Eschatological poems and debates between body and soul in thirteenth-century popular culture -- Embryology and aerial bodies in Dante's Comedy -- Productive pain: the Red scripture, the Purgatorio, and a new hypothesis on the "birth of purgatory" -- Now, then, and beyond: air, flesh, and fullness in the Comedy
Control code
ocn581527359
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 279 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780268075057
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 1022879
  • 22573/ctvpgm6fv
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)581527359
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Experiencing the afterlife : soul and body in Dante and medieval culture, Manuele Gragnolati
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 183-269) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Eschatological poems and debates between body and soul in thirteenth-century popular culture -- Embryology and aerial bodies in Dante's Comedy -- Productive pain: the Red scripture, the Purgatorio, and a new hypothesis on the "birth of purgatory" -- Now, then, and beyond: air, flesh, and fullness in the Comedy
Control code
ocn581527359
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 279 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780268075057
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 1022879
  • 22573/ctvpgm6fv
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)581527359
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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