An “important and groundbreaking work” for C.S. Lewis scholars and readers

Mythlore—the scholarly, peer-reviewed journal published by the Mythopoeic Society that focuses on the works of J.R.R. Tolkien, C.S. Lewis, Charles Williams, and the genres of myth and fantasy—has just published a review of Marsha Daigle-Williamson’s Reflecting the Eternal: Dante’s Divine Comedy in the Novels of C.S. Lewis. Here is a small snippet: “Although others have … Continue reading An “important and groundbreaking work” for C.S. Lewis scholars and readers

Symbolism in Reflecting the Eternal‘s Cover Design

In this special series, we are releasing the cover designers’ exclusive musings on their creations. In hearing their thoughts, we hope the depth and creativity behind the covers bursts forth, bringing a new light to the face of Hendrickson’s books. Written by Keri O’Brian, cover designer of Reflecting the Eternal by Marsha Daigle-Williamson: The cover … Continue reading Symbolism in Reflecting the Eternal‘s Cover Design

Reflecting the Eternal Finds its Way into C.S. Lewis’s Library

Visitors to the Kilns library in Oxford can now enjoy a cup of tea in C.S. Lewis's former home while reading Marsha Daigle-Williamson's Reflecting the Eternal. Daigle-Williamson's book shows how Lewis uses Dante's Divine Comedy as his primary narrative model in his most famous novels. Dr. Bethany Sollereder, who manages the library for C.S. Lewis's … Continue reading Reflecting the Eternal Finds its Way into C.S. Lewis’s Library

Reflecting Eternal Light: Dante’s Spiritual Geography

By Carl Nellis, Editor Marsha Daigle-Williamson’s Reflecting the Eternal: Dante’s Divine Comedy in the Novels of C.S. Lewis, now available, traces the relationship between C.S. Lewis and Dante’s Divine Comedy. This is the second post in our series of excerpts from Dr. Daigle-Williamson’s book that show Lewis imitating and adapting Dante’s images and metaphors of … Continue reading Reflecting Eternal Light: Dante’s Spiritual Geography

Reflecting Eternal Light: C.S. Lewis and the Role of the Author

By Carl Nellis, Editor Marsha Daigle-Williamson’s Reflecting the Eternal: Dante’s Divine Comedy in the Novels of C.S. Lewis, available now, traces the relationship between C.S. Lewis and Dante’s Divine Comedy. This short excerpt comes from the book’s first chapter, “Lewis, Dante, and Literary Predecessors.” Dr. Daigle-Williamson illuminates the context in which Lewis understood Dante’s work, … Continue reading Reflecting Eternal Light: C.S. Lewis and the Role of the Author

5 Questions with Marsha Daigle-Williamson

Hendrickson Publishers interviewed Marsha Daigle-Williamson about her newly released book Reflecting the Eternal: Dante’s Divine Comedy in the Novels of C.S. Lewis. 1. Who or what inspired you to write about the connection between Dante and C.S. Lewis? To answer this we need to go all the way back to my dissertation in Comparative Literature … Continue reading 5 Questions with Marsha Daigle-Williamson

Reflecting the Eternal Sneak-Peek

Now Available: Reflecting the Eternal: Dante's Divine Comedy in the Novels of C.S. Lewis by Marsha Daigle-Williamson! The characters, plots, and potent language of C. S. Lewis’s novels reveal the modern writer’s admiration for Dante’s Divine Comedy. Throughout his career Lewis drew on the structure, themes, and narrative details of Dante’s medieval epic to present … Continue reading Reflecting the Eternal Sneak-Peek