Focus Text: Divine Comedy: Inferno by Dante Alighieri translated by Anthony Esolen; or The Divine Comedy translated by John Ciardi (contains all three parts of the epic poem: Inferno, Purgatorio, and Paradiso)
Honors Text:Paradiso and/or Purgatorio by Dante Alighieri (both are contained in the Ciardi translation, and available as stand-alone volumes with excellent notes in the Esolen translation.
These links represent only the online resources referenced in this module. Instructions, background information, offline resources, and assignments are all found in the Excellence in Literature study guide listed above.
Your library may have Inferno on CD, but you can also download it free at Librivox (this is an amateur production, so check your library first). If you enjoy the poem, you may want to purchase an audio version from www.Audible.com.
Here’s the Everyday Educator — our annual newsletter handout. It has book lists and helpful articles about homeschooling topics. We’d rather be sharing it in person, but for now, you can download the Everyday Educator here. I hope you enjoy it!