Fall 2017

Advanced Readings in Latin Literature I

Listed in: Classics, as LATI-441

Formerly listed as: LATI-41


Sarah E. Olsen (Section 01)


The authors read in LATI 441 and 442 vary from year to year, the selection being made according to the interests and needs of the students. Both 441 and 442 may be repeated for credit, providing only that the topic is not the same. In 2017-18 LATI 441 will read Apuleius and Petronius. Three class hours per week. Seminar course.  

Requisite: LATI 215 or 316 or equivalent.  Fall semester. Professor Olsen.

LATI 441 - L/D

Section 01
Tu 01:00 PM - 02:20 PM GROS 12
Th 01:00 PM - 02:20 PM GROS 12

This is preliminary information about books for this course. Please contact your instructor or the Academic Coordinator for the department, before attempting to purchase these books.

ISBN Title Publisher Author(s) Comment Book Store Price
Golden Ass, The Oxford World's Classics (07/22/1999) Apuleius, (Walsh, P.G., ed.) Required Amherst Books TBD
Satyricon Penguin Classics (1/31/2012) Petronius, (Sullivan, J.P., ed.) Required Amherst Books TBD
Metamorphoses: Book III Bryn Mawr Commentaries Apuleius (Turpin, W. ed.) Required Amherst Books TBD

These books are available locally at Amherst Books.


Other years: Offered in Fall 2010, Fall 2011, Fall 2012, Fall 2013, Fall 2014, Fall 2015, Fall 2016, Fall 2017, Fall 2018, Fall 2019, Fall 2022, Fall 2023, Fall 2024