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The Nostalgia for Eden and
The Garden of the Ancient Poets
The Paradise of Paolo and Francesca and the Negation
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Adam and Eve Allen Mandelbaum analogous answer assertion Bartlett Giamatti Beatrice beginning caesura Canto Cato Cato's chorus Comedy Commedia conflict constitutes created creative force Dante the pilgrim Dante the wayfarer Dante's dark wood death defined desire dialectic discourse divine Divine Comedy drama dramatist earlier Earthly Paradise economy eternal ethos and fear evil experience expressed expulsion Francis Fergusson garden God's Guinevere Hell hence human Inferno inner innocence and bliss interpretation journey Kenneth Burke light Limbo lovers manifestation Matelda meaning move mysterious nature Nino Visconti nostalgia occhi once opposition original myth Paolo and Francesca pathos and pity Paul Ricoeur perspective poet presence Prologue scene Purg Purgatorio question reading reality represented return to Eden reveals sacred sanza selva oscura sense serpent she-wolf shift Singleton Sordello souls speaks suffering sweet tercet tion tragedy tragic rhythm tragic vision trans transcendence transformed Ulysses Virgil virtue wayfarer's words