LATIN 591 - History of Roman Literature, Beginnings to Cicero
Section: 001
Term: FA 2017
Subject: Latin (LATIN)
Department: LSA Classical Studies
Waitlist Capacity:
Advisory Prerequisites:
CLASSICS,Graduate standing or permission of instructor.
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

We will survey the major authors of Roman literature from its beginnings through the end of the Republic. The course will 1) help you gain speed and facility in translating Latin of various periods and genres, and 2) introduce you to central issues in the rise and development of Roman literature.

Course Requirements:

2 exams; presentation; short paper

Intended Audience:

1st and 2nd year grad students; advanced undergraduates, with permission of instructor

Class Format:

3 meetings/week

LATIN 591 - History of Roman Literature, Beginnings to Cicero
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
MWF 10:00AM - 11:00AM
NOTE: Data maintained by department in Wolverine Access. If no textbooks are listed below, check with the department.

ISBN: 9780788505454
Archaic Latin prose, Author: Edward Courtney., Publisher: Scholars Press 1999
ISBN: 9780521459976
Amphitruo, Author: Plautus ; edited by David M. Christenson., Publisher: Cambridge University Press 1st ed. 2000
ISBN: 9780521458719
Evnvchvs, Author: Terence ; edited by John Barsby, Publisher: Cambridge University Press 1. publ. 1999
ISBN: 9781107643482
Pro Marco Caelio, Author: by Marcus Tullius Cicero. Ed. by Andrew R. Dyck., Publisher: Cambridge Univ. Press 2013 2013
ISBN: 9780198146049
Carmina, Author: C. Valerii Catulli ; recognovit brevique adnotatione critica instruxit R.A.B. Mynors., Publisher: e Typographeo Clarendoniano Repr. 1980
ISBN: 9781107002111
Lucretius - De Rerum Natura., Publisher: Cambridge Univ Pr 2014
ISBN: 9780195320855
Sallust's Bellum Catilinae, Author: ed., with introd. and comment. by J. T. Ramsey., Publisher: Oxford University Press 2nd editio 2007
ISBN: 9780198146186
Opera, Author: Q. Horati Flacci ; recognovit brevique adnotatione critica instruxit Eduardus C. Wickham., Publisher: E typographeo clarendoniano Editio alt 1984
ISBN: 9780198146537
Opera, Author: P. Vergili Maronis ; recognovit brevique adnotatione critica instruxit R.A.B. Mynors., Publisher: E Typographeo Clarendoniano (Clarendon Press) Repr. with 1985
ISBN: 9780198146742
Sexti Properti Elegos, Author: critico apparatu instructos edidit S.J. Heyworth., Publisher: Clarendon Press 1. publ. 2007
ISBN: 9780801862533
Latin literature : a history, Author: Gian Biagio Conte ; translated by Joseph B. Solodow ; revised by Don Fowler and Glenn W. Most., Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press Johns Hopk 1999
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