from the Divine Comedy by Dante Alighieri
An epic poem written by Dante in the early fourteenth century, describing the author's journey through the afterlife. It has three parts, each of which is concerned with one of the three divisions of the world beyond: the Inferno(hell ), the Purgatorio (purgatory ), and the Paradiso(heaven ).
Essential Questions - Copy and answer in composition book
1)Is humankind inherently good or evil?
2)Have the forces of good and evil changed over time and if so, how?
3)How do different cultures shape the definitions of good and evil?