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Anthony Esolen

Professor

Contact Information:

aesolen@providence.edu
401-865-2227
Ruane Center for the Humanities LL15

Education:

Ph.D. - Renaissance Literature, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Area(s) of Expertise:

Renaissance England, Dante, Ancient Greek and Roman Literature, Medieval Literature and Theology, The development of Western Civilization


Selected Publications:

Esolen, Anthony. Dante, Inferno; Purgatory; Paradise. Three volume edition and translation (Random House).. ,

Esolen, Anthony. Ironies of Faith: The Laughter at the Heart of Christian Literature. ,

Esolen, Anthony. Lucretius, On the Nature of Things; translation and edition (Johns Hopkins University Press, 1995).. ,

Esolen, Anthony. The Politically Incorrect Guide to Western Civilization (Regnery Press, 2008).. ,

Esolen, Anthony. Torquato Tasso, Jerusalem Delivered; translation and edition (Johns Hopkins University Press, 2000).. ,

Recent Presentations:

Esolen, Anthony., Atlantic Theological Conference, Halifax, Nova Scotia, "Paper: Envy, The Social Disease". June, 2008.

Esolen, Anthony., Atlantic Theological Conference, Fredericton, New Brunswick, "Be Ye Holy: Sanctification in Dante's Purgatorio". May, 2007.


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