Created by Italian professor Deborah Parker while a fellow with the University’s Institute for Advanced Technologies in the Humanities, this Web site brings Dante Alighieri’s “Divine Comedy” to life through hundreds of images that are accessible through tagged text (in both Italian and English). A grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities will allow Parker to expand the site to include Dante’s “Purgatory” and “Paradise.”
When all goes well, life at UVA in the summer is quiet. But that doesn’t mean things aren’t happening. Here’s a snapshot of some of what happened on Grounds this summer.