T.S. Eliot: Poems

Eliot most likely included allusions to Dante’s Inferno in “The Hollow Men” to emphasize

that the hollow men are indecisive, trapped in a purgatory.
the traditional religious beliefs that form the basis of the poem.
the intellectual sophistication of the hollow men.
that Dante's poems are one way to escape being hollow.

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