By Kevin Di Camillo

Attilio Runcaldier (1801-1884), “Portrait of Dante Alighieri,” against a background featuring Sandro Botticelli’s ‘Chart of Hell’ from Dante’s Inferno.

An appreciation of the creative genius of Dante, St. John of the Cross, Alexander Pope, St. Ephrem the Deacon and Gerard Manley Hopkins.

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