This course will focus on reading the poetry of the Roman elegists Propertius and Ovid and will work toward an understanding of the genre of elegy at Rome, these two poets' relation to it, and the historical and cultural context of Augustan Rome that conditioned its production and reception.
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|Course Format: Language||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CCIV)(CLAS)
||Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
Propertius, ELEGIES I (ed. W.A. Camps [Cambridge, 1961]).
Ovid, AMORES, ARS AMATORIA, REMEDIA AMORIS (ed. E.J. Kenney [Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1961]).
|Examination and Assignments: |
Midterm and final examinations, translation/commentary project, and a 7-10 page paper.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
Regular attendance, preparation for class, and active participation are required and will be reflected in your final grade.
|Instructor(s): Caldwell,Lauren Elizabeth Times: ..T.R.. 01:10PM-02:30PM; Location: DWNY208; |
|Total Enrollment Limit: 15||SR major: 3||JR major: 3|| || |
|Seats Available: 4||GRAD: 0||SR non-major: 3||JR non-major: 2||SO: 2||FR: 2|