Ponder & Prompt: Classical Voices–Crucial Choices

Ponder & Prompt Introduction: Dante Alighieri penned the Divine Comedy over a twelve year period of time between 1308 and 1320. He passed away in 1321, discovering how close his epic narrative poem was to the truth of the after-life he'd written about only one year after its publication. Largely held as the greatest of Italian literature--if … [Read more...]

On Greek Drama: Tragedy and Comedy

Welcome back to our continuing inspirational series, Classic Thoughts & Journal Prompts, featuring word and image memes created by homeschool student, Haley Richardson, we enjoy our weekly essay reading and discussion about Western thought and literature in Invitation to the Classics. This past week we read three essays about the Golden Age of … [Read more...]