Posts Tagged ‘Dante’

Dennis P. Slattery, Ph.D. Talks About his book, Riting Myth, Mythic Writing: Plotting Your Personal Story. Dennis Patrick Slattery at the Assisi Institute: Poet, mythologist, and educator Dennis Patrick Slattery, Ph.D., serves on the faculty of the Pacifica Graduate Institute. Here he speaks to the healing power of narrative. The Beauty Between Words: MythoPoetry; Selected […]


My latest book, Day-To-Day Dante: Exploring Personal Myth Through The Divine Comedy, is now available! Overview The premise of this series of 365 meditations on Dante’s poem of the 14th. century is that his journey outlines the complex and rigorous process of individual maturation on several levels simultaneously. In addition, not a contemporary guide is the […]


Day-to-Day Dante: Exploring Personal Myth Through The Divine Comedy (2011) is a series of meditations, one for each day of the year, using between 6-9 lines of the poem for each entry. The book is comprised of approximately 121 entries for each of the canticas Dante created: Inferno, Purgatorio and Paradiso. Following each quote from […]