Dante alighieri the author of la commedia ( the divine comedy ), considered a masterwork of world literature, dante alighieri was born durante alighieri in florence, italy, in 1265, to a notable family of modest means. Dante alighieri (1265-1321), native of italian city of florence, the most famous of the italian poets and a major figure in world literature one of the founders of humanism in love with beatrice portinari (1266-1290) since his childhood. Dante's public life began when he fought bravely in a battle at campaldino in 1289 by 1295, he was completely involved in political causes, and was elected to the city council that year.
Divine comedy-i: inferno dante alighieri contemporary politics deeply influenced dante's literary and emotional life, and had a major influence on the writing of the inferno. Dante alighieri (1265-1321) was the leading poet of the late middle ages and early renaissance he was also a prominent thinker in the fields of literary theory, moral and social philosophy, and political thought his most famous work, the divine comedy, is a literary landmark and a synthesis of his.
Dante alighieri dante alighieri (1265–1321), italian poet and philosopher little is known of his early life except that he was born in florence, lost his parents before he was 18, was betrothed at the age of 12 and married in 1293.
Dante alighieri (1265-1321) was the leading poet of the late middle ages and early renaissance he was also a prominent thinker in the fields of literary theory, moral and social philosophy, and political thought. Dante alighieri first published mon jan 29, 2001 substantive revision fri jul 13, 2018 dante’s engagement with philosophy cannot be studied apart from his vocation as a writer, in which he sought to raise the level of public discourse by educating his countrymen and inspiring them to pursue happiness in the contemplative life. Poet, writer, political thinker dante was a medieval italian poet and philosopher whose poetic trilogy, the divine comedy, made an indelible impression on both literature and theology. Dante’s divine comedy, a landmark in italian literature and among the greatest works of all medieval european literature, is a profound christian vision of humankind’s temporal and eternal destiny on its most personal level, it draws on dante’s own experience of exile from his native city of florence. On 27 january 1302, dante learned that the new priors had charged him with barratry, the act of accepting money for political favors they banned him from entering florence for two years and from public office for life he was also ordered to pay a fine dante ignored the charges on 10 march 1302, dante and fourteen other men were sentenced to death.
Dante: dante alighieri (1265–1321) was an italian poet, prose writer, and political thinker who is best known for his epic poem the divine comedy. Dante alighieri was born in the city-state florence in 1265 he first saw the woman, or rather the child, who was to become the poetic love of his life when he was almost nine years old and she was some months younger.
Dante alighieri dante alighieri (1265-1321) was the leading poet of the late middle ages and early renaissance he was also a prominent thinker in the fields of literary theory, moral and social philosophy, and political thought. Dante - early life and the vita nuova: most of what is known about dante’s life he has told himself he was born in florence in 1265 under the sign of gemini (between may 21 and june 20) and remained devoted to his native city all his life dante describes how he fought as a cavalryman against the ghibellines, a banished florentine party supporting the imperial cause.