Study Guide

Purgatorio Characters

By Dante Alighieri

Dante Alighieri

We’re going to go ahead say it outright: Dante is a tad bit arrogant. He has no qualms...

Virgil

It's hard to get more classic than Virgil. This guy was the author of The Aeneid, after all. He...

Statius

If you’ve perused Virgil’s "Character Analysis," you might’ve gotten the...

Beatrice

She's not on the scene for very long at all, but in that time drops some serious (divine)...