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Divine Comedy

40 Contemporary African Artists Take On Dante's 'Divine Comedy'

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 10.20.2014 | Arts

Wangechi Mutu, Yinka Shonibare, Aida Muluneh, Dante Alighieri. These are some of the brilliant minds involved in "The Divine Comedy," a contempora...

My Cornell Reunion: Parting the Big Red Seas of Time

Randee Mia Berman | Posted 08.24.2014 | College
Randee Mia Berman

OK, I admit it. I'm a sap for nostalgia. So when my 40th college reunion reminder popped up in the email, I bolted into reverse. Who wouldn't want to "Reflect, Rekindle, Reconnect" -- words the Notable Class Reunion Chairs cooed in their beckoning letters to the alums.

Five Classic Books Every Smart Person Should Read

Nathan Harden | Posted 09.05.2012 | Books
Nathan Harden

Great literature, because it asks big questions and communicates big ideas, stays relevant, even if it is very old. You will be richer, wiser, and smarter if you make classic literature a regular part of your life.

PHOTOS: Sotheby's Exhibit Opens With Julianne Moore, Padma & More

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Sotheby's welcomed celebrities and art-lovers Wednesday night for the opening of its new Divine Comedy exhibit. The exhibit, which brought out the li...

Dante's 'Divine Comedy' Reimagined As Graphic Novel

Seymour Chwast | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Seymour Chwast

I took on this project with great trepidation because so many great artists have already interpreted this important work. Never mind, I took advantag...