Spring 2019 not offered
This course will focus on reading the poetry of the Roman elegists Propertius and Ovid. We will work toward an understanding of the genre of elegy in Rome, these two poets' relation to it, and the historical and cultural context of Augustan Rome that shaped its production and reception.
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|Course Format: Language||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CCIV)(CLAS)
A textbook to be announced.
|Examination and Assignments: |
Midterm, final, 2 papers: periodic examinations in the language.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
Students should normally have taken at least one Latin course at the 200 level or the equivalent. In doubtful cases, consult the instructor.