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Assignment #1 Write one paragraph for each of the following three topics . Be clear and concise. The entire assignment consists of three paragraphs and should fit in one page. 1. Briefly outline the symbolism of Virgil 2. Who are the three Blessed Ladies, and what is their allegory in Inferno II 3. Why is Capaneus so important to understand Inferno Submit your assignment through an e-mail attachment to the following e-mail address: hui235@italianstudies.org no later than Wednesday, February 24 Assignment # 2 Write one paragraph for each of the following topics: 1. Religious and political issues in Canto 19 2. In Inferno 30 Dante’s presents Master Adam among the Falsifiers.
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Unformatted text preview: Describe the associations employed by the poet to emphasize the vulgarity of this character. (Read the episode of Master Adam, Dante uses something about music. Identify each one, then someone beats him up, and sounds like another instrument) 3. Dante's allegorical presentation of Lucifer (Inferno 34) Read the guidelines below very carefully and make sure you stay within the topic. Do not write anything that is not closely related to the assigned topics. You should be able to complete this assignment in one page. DO NOT summaries the cantos related to the topics. This assignment is due Friday, March 12; e-mail to hui235@italianstudies.org...
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