LAT202-000: Intermediate Latin: Poetry
1:00pm - 1:50pm
Candler Library 222A
This course offers an introduction to one of the most influential and entertaining of all Latin works, Ovid’s Metamorphoses. The aims of the course are to increase students’ reading facility of Latin in general and to develop an appreciation for Latin poetry. We will also consider Ovid’s treatment of myth, his unique narrative style, and his irreverent attitude toward the conventions of the epic genre.
Latin 102 or equivalent.
- Ovid, Metamorphoses 1, ed. A. G. Lee (Bolchazy-Carducci)
- Ovid, Metamorphoses 8, ed. Gould and Whiteley (Bristol Classical Press)
- W. Smith and J. Lockwood, Chambers Murrary Latin-English Dictionary (Cambridge)
- Ovid, Metamorphoses, trans. Raeburn (Penguin)
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