Wednesday, September 19, 2007

From Samer al-Batal
Joe Sobran on Christopher Hitchens
From Chronicles

Book review
Dante Alighieri’s Paradiso by Robert and Jean Hollander

Samer writes: With its completion, the Hollanders, who have already finished their work on the Inferno and Purgatorio, have now produced what is probably the most idiomatic English translation of Dante’s Divine Comedy. Here is the transcript of a chat session with the translation’s authors.

The review is quite lengthy and makes a good read.

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