Joseph Luzzi teaches at Bard and is the author of My Two Italies, a New York Times Book Review Editors’ Choice, and In a Dark Wood: What Dante Taught Me About Grief, Healing, and the Mysteries of Love.
Why do we persist in this often futile literary quest?
by Joseph Luzzi | Monday, June 17, 2019
Boccaccio’s Decameron reminds us to live with gratitude
by Joseph Luzzi | Thursday, June 04, 2020
Breaking the code of “The Divine Comedy” with patient reverence
by Joseph Luzzi | Tuesday, March 22, 2016
Restoration of Rome Open city, the director’s masterpiece, prompts a look at why he later retreated from the neorealism it introduced