Online Seminar Series: Ocean and Underworld

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Date & Time

Sat, Sep 11 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM

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1129 Maricopa Highway #156

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Online Seminar Series

Ocean and Underworld –
Paradiso by Dante – Part One

Saturday, September 11, 2021

What mysteries are hidden underwater and deep in the underworld? Will the one who explores these realms discover ancestors, gods, monsters,… or even oneself? This series will consider the ocean and the underworld as depicted in these classic literary texts.

September 11 reading:
Dante, Paradiso – Cantos 1-16

Future Readings in the Series:

Cervantes, Don Quixote – The Cave of Montesinos
Shakespeare, The Tempest
Melville, Moby Dick (selections)
Gabriel Garcia Marquez, The Handsomest Drowned Man in the World
T.S. Eliot, The Wasteland


12:30-2:30PM PDT (please note later time)


Elizabeth Reyes


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