LATN 4132 Latin Lyric Poetry

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as LAT 42.
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3 hours; 3 credits

Readings from the two major Roman lyric poets, Catullus and Horace. Translation of their work and study of its style, themes and imagery, meter, relationship to Greek models, and social context. Students may take this course for credit twice but may not repeat the same texts. Qualifies as a LOTE (Language Other Than English) course for Pathways College Option purposes.

Prerequisite: Latin 3112 [12] or Latin 2119 [1.9] or permission of the chairperson.


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