2020-2021 University Catalog 
    Jul 23, 2024  
2020-2021 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

LATN 340 - Roman Oratory

Examines the role and development of public speaking in the Roman republic. Readings in Latin include early rhetorical fragments (from Cato the Elder and others) and one major oration of Cicero. Several Ciceronian speeches are also read in English translation. Equal amounts of attention are given to analysis of style, scrutiny of argument, and study of historical context.

Credits: 1.00
Corequisite: None
Prerequisites: LATN 201   or higher
Major/Minor Restrictions: None
Class Restriction: None
Area of Inquiry: Human Thought and Expression
Liberal Arts CORE: None

Click here for Course Offerings by term