Name That Author!: The Answer for May 17, 2012

Time to reveal the answer for last week’s Name That Author!. But first, recap of the clues:

1. You might be surprised to learn that my most famous work is considered a comedy.

2. Though I was exiled from my hometown, eventually they wanted me back…500 years later.

3. I first met the love of my life at nine years old….and only ever saw here once again after that meeting, or so I said.

4. It was somewhat controversial that I wrote in Italian, even though I was myself Italian. 

5. I crawled through Satan’s groin and discovered it was surprisingly cold. 


Ready for the answer: Here you go.

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