Fall 2023

Latin Literature: Catullus and the Lyric Spirit

Listed in: Classics, as LATI-215


Christopher S. van den Berg (Section 01)


This course will examine Catullus’s poetic technique, as well as his place in the literary history of Rome. Extensive reading of Catullus in Latin, together with other lyric poets of Greece and Rome in English. Three class hours per week.

Requisite: LATI 202 or equivalent. Fall semester. Professor van den Berg.

How to handle overenrollment: null

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, quizzes and exams.

LATI 215 - LEC

Section 01
M 02:30 PM - 03:50 PM GROS 012
W 02:30 PM - 03:50 PM GROS 012

ISBN Title Publisher Author(s) Comment Book Store Price
The Student's Catullus (4th ed.) Oklahoma UP Garrison Please do not use an electronic edition. TBD


Other years: Offered in Fall 2011, Fall 2012, Fall 2013, Fall 2014, Fall 2015, Fall 2016, Fall 2017, Fall 2018, Fall 2019, Fall 2020, Fall 2021, Fall 2022, Fall 2023