CLAS 3222 Greek and Roman Epic
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as CLAS 32.
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3 hours; 3 credits
Development of epic poetry among the Greeks and Romans. Homer's Iliad and Odyssey, Apollonius' Argonautica, Vergil's Aeneid, Statius' Thebaid, Lucan's Pharsalia. Oral and written traditions. Narrative focus and intertextuality.
Prerequisite: English 1010  or permission of the chairperson.