Corpus ID: 119238948

The cosmology of the Divine Comedy

  title={The cosmology of the Divine Comedy},
  author={Alejandro Gangui},
  journal={arXiv: History and Philosophy of Physics},
  • A. Gangui
  • Published 2008
  • Physics
  • arXiv: History and Philosophy of Physics
Since the time of ancient civilizations, cosmology had a privileged place within the various artistic and literary manifestations. The Divine Comedy by Dante Alighieri, one of the masterpieces in literature and thought of the Western World, is organized on the image of the cosmos of the XIII century, which is analyzed in this article.