While all the essays are well-considered and extraordinarily illuminating, the strength of the collection lies in the willingness of the contributing scholars to look for correspondences in the parallel cantos that they might not otherwise have noted. […] The results of this exploration have enormous implications for Dante Studies as we move into the new millennium.
"George Corbett and Heather Webb, editors. Vertical Readings in Dante’s Comedy: Volume 1". Quaderni d’italianistica (2293-7382), vol. 37, no. 1, 2017. doi:10.33137/q.i..v37i1.28284
This volume has its origin in a series of thirty-three public lectures held in Trinity College, the University of Cambridge (2012-2016) which can be accessed at the ‘Cambridge Vertical Readings in Dante’s Comedy’ website.