The Divine Comedy audiobook by Dante Alighieri (1265-1321). Translated by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807-1882). The Divine Comedy (Italian: Commedia, later christened "Divina" by Giovanni Boccaccio), written by Dante Alighieri between 1308 and his death in 1321, is widely considered the central epic poem of Italian literature, the last great work of literature of the Middle Ages and the first great work of the Renaissance. A culmination of the medieval world-view of the afterlife, it establishes Read more [...]