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Method of Dreams: A Hermeneutical Approach to Dreams in Dante’s Purgatorio

Francisco Contreras Moran

St. John's College, 2018

I take a hermeneutical approach to the three dreams in Dante's Purgatorio. My analysis argues that, within the narrative of the Comedy, the dreams serve to give the reader an interpretive method with which to read the entire poem.

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