The course aims at understanding the Latin literature, both in its fundamental issues (with special focus on the literary genres) and in some of its most significant texts; the course intends to provide students with some basic tools, in order to enhance the skills necessary for a grammatical, stylistic, literary-historical and pragmatic analysis of both prosastic and poetic texts
Pre-requirements: basilar knowledge of the Latin language.
Contents of the Course:
Latin literature and literary genres; reading of the IV and XII books of Virgil’s Aeneid, of Satires of Horace, de amicitia of Cicero, in its grammatical, stylistic, literary-historical and pragmatics aspects. Enhancement of the ability to do a metrical reading.
Didactic Methods: lessons.
An interview, partly via readings of texts in the original language, which intends to ascertain that the course’s aims have been reached.
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