“Punk singer Mike Watt’s third solo album, The Secondman’s Middle Stand (2004), is a concept album that derives its structure from The Divine Comedy.” —Wikipedia
Donald Newman is an artist who works in oil, watercolor, sculpture, and photography. He created a series of illustrations depicting the 34 cantos of the Inferno, with the above illustrations representing Canto 5 and Canto 19.
You can check out the full series and Newman’s other works on his website.
House: We are condemned to useless labor.
Wilson: Fourth circle of Hell. Charting goes a lot faster when you eliminate all classic poetry.
House: Writing down what we already know to be read by nobody. I’m pretty sure Dante would agree that qualifies as useless.
Contributed by Stephanie Hotz, University of Texas at Austin