The Necropolis III

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The Engineer’s Demise and The Punishment of Thieves

Parallels: The Engineer's demise & Punishment Of The Thieves by Gustave  Doré from Dante Alighieri's, The Divine Comedy. Now the thief engages in obscene and rebellious defiance of God, in the action of his raised fists and in his speech “Take that, God! It’s aimed at you!” [Inf. 24.3].until he is silenced by the serpents. As … Continue reading The Engineer’s Demise and The Punishment of Thieves

The Holographic Engineers

The scene in which the Prometheus Crew explore the Engineer temple to Shaw and Ford experimenting on the head of the Engineer correlates with the Canto 13 of Dante's Inferno. In Canto XIII Dante and Virgil enter a darkened wood populated twisted and gnarled trees, just like in Prometheus the crew enter the pyramid populated … Continue reading The Holographic Engineers