Kresta in the Afternoon – October 21, 2016 – Hour 2

+  Reading Dante in the Novels of CS Lewis (full hour)

  • Description: Throughout his career CS Lewis drew from the structure, themes and narratve details of Dante's Divine Comedy. We'll talk with Marsha Williamson with a look at how Dante's work appears in Narnia, the Space Trilogy and other works.
  • Segment Guests:
    • Dr. Marsha Williamson
      Marsha Williamson is Professor Emerita at Spring Arbor University where she taught English for over twenty-five years and won numerous teaching awards. She serves as translator for the Preacher to the Papal Household, and has translated sixteen books from the Italian as well as publishing over forty articles, profiles, and reviews. Shehas presented at the International Congress on Medieval Studies eight times in the past ten years and has been a member of The Dante Society of America for over fifteen years.
    • Resources:
      • Book(s):
        • Reflecting the Eternal: Dante's Divine Comedy in the Novels of C.S. Lewis
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