Fall 2021 Advanced Readings in Latin Literature I
Classics, as LATI-441
Formerly listed as: LATI-41
Course (Login required) Faculty Christopher S. van den Berg (Section 01) Description
The authors read in LATI 441 and 442 vary from year to year. Both 441 and 442 may be repeated for credit, provided that the topic is not the same. In 2021-22 LATI 441 will read texts from Roman religion, including the first Christian dialogue, Minucius Felix's
Octavius. Three class hours per week. Seminar course.
Requisite: LATI 215 or 316 or equivalent. Fall semester. Professor van den Berg.
Students who enroll in this course will likely encounter and be expected to engage in the following intellectual skills, modes of learning, and assessment: Translation and analysis of Latin texts; skills in interpretation; consideration of cultural context(s); written and spoken communication Students with documented disabilities who will require accommodations in this course should be in consultation with Accessibility Services and reach out to the faculty member as soon as possible to ensure that accommodations can be made in a timely manner.
Attention to Research, Attention to Speaking, Attention to Writing, Languages Other Than English
Course times and locations LATI 441 - L/D Section 01 Tu 03:00 PM - 04:20 PM GROS 12 Th 03:00 PM - 04:20 PM GROS 12 Textbooks
Below are the textbooks used in this course, along with pricing information and availability at local bookstores. The price range shown is based upon queries to multiple online booksellers; click on the the price field to see detailed pricing information.
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 Price
9780521348966 De re publica: Selections (Cambridge Greek and Latin Classics) Cambridge University Press Cicero/Zetzel From $14.51-$50.49
9781316505564 Cicero: On the Commonwealth and On the Laws (Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought) Cambridge University Press Cicero, Marcus Tullius From $15.06-$30.93 Offerings 2022-23: