Great Books II - Spring 2020

Reading Questions


March 26


"Transhumanize" -- it cannot be explained

per verba, so let this example serve

until God's grace grants the experience.


Dante - Paradiso - Read Through Canto VII

Bring Paradiso & your own questions


Richard III

Acts I & II

Paradiso - Luca Signorelli - Orvieto Cathedral




  1. Image is everything. How so for Richard of Gloucester?

  2. What dualities are at work in the play?

  3. What is the fundamental duality?

  4. Which half of Richard holds the power?