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.
If Overenrolled: Preference given to Classics majors.
Attention to Issues of Gender and Sexuality, Attention to Writing, Online Only, Transnational or World Cultures Taught in English