2018-2019 University Catalogue 
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2018-2019 University Catalogue [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

LATN 450 - Cicero’s Letters

Close reading and analysis of a selection of Cicero’s correspondence (from the collection of more than 900 letters) with such figures as Marcus Brutus and Julius Caesar, as well as with close friends and family. Students not only focus on the broad variations in style evident throughout the corpus but also examine the tumultuous world of the late Republic, in which Cicero himself played a leading role and for which his letters remain one of history’s most revealing testimonies.

Credits: 1.00
Corequisite: None
Prerequisites: LATN 321  or LATN 340  or LATN 350  or LATN 360  or LATN 370  or LATN 380   or higher
Major/Minor Restrictions: None
Class Restriction: None
Area of Inquiry: Human Thought and Expression
Liberal Arts CORE: None

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