4 credits (Spring) Readings in the Eclogues, the Georgics, and the Aeneid; the development of Vergilian poetic technique; the civilized and national epic as a new form and its influence on Roman and later cultures; the pastoral tradition, Greek literary precedents.
Prerequisite:LAT 222 and HUM 101. Note: Plus-2 option available. Not offered every year. Instructor: Mercado