Dante's Commedia


Distinguished Teaching Professor Ronald Herzman

Department: English

Funding Source: National Endowment for the Humanities

Period of Funding: October 1, 2012 - September 30, 2013

Award Total: $50,287

The funding supports a six-week seminar for school teachers on "Dante's Commedia" to be team taught in Siena, Italy, building on the model provided by eight successful seminars since 1999. Dr. Herzman reviews all applications, selects the participants, and conducts several seminars and field trips as participants read Dante's Divine Comedy.