Tiberius International offers the opportunity to attend an exciting lessons cycle on Dante Alighieri: the father of the Italian language. The students will be able to deepen his life, poetic works, and the birth of the Italian language from the ancient Romans Latin to the medieval vulgar.
Through interactive and engaging lessons the student will be able to relive the story of Dante. The Tiberius school provides guided tours, trips, and excursions in “Dante’s places”: such as Ravenna, the ancient capital of the Western Roman Empire, where are located the remains of the Divine Comedy’s author or Gradara’s castle, the place of the love story between Paolo and Francesca from Rimini. For interested groups, our school offers packages including language course, activities, excursions and trips, transports, accommodations…
The lessons cycle includes the following program:
Who is Dante Alighieri?
His life, the meeting and the untimely death of Beatrice, the political misfortune and exile from Florence, and the expectation of a renovation of political and social.
La Divina Commedia
Introduction to Divina Commedia and in-depth analysis of Canto I of Hell.
Insights on poetic production
Reading and commentary of the following songs:
Hell: V. , XXVI, XXVII, XXVIII, XXXIV
Purgatory: V, XIV
Paradise: XVII, XXXIII