Fall 2016

Roman Civilization

Listed in: Classics, as CLAS-124

Formerly listed as: CLAS-24

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Andreas T. Zanker (Section 01)


A study of Roman civilization from its origins to the Empire, with emphasis on major Roman writers. The material will be interpreted in the light of Roman influence upon later Western civilization. The reading will be almost entirely from Latin literature, but no knowledge of the ancient language is required. Three class hours per week.

Limited to 50 students. Fall semester.  Professor Zanker.


Transnational or World Cultures Taught in English


2019-20: Offered in Spring 2020
Other years: Offered in Fall 2007, Fall 2010, Fall 2013, Fall 2014, Spring 2016, Fall 2016, Fall 2017, Spring 2019