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CL 310 : Catullus

MW 4:00 - 5:20 p.m.  :  442 Scribner Library

Next   Current unit
  Wednesday, September 3
  Topics for today:
 

-- Overview, website, and requirements
-- The idea of a seminar
-- Life and times of Catullus
-- Book beginnings:  Cat 1.1-4
-- Introduction to scansion

 
Catullus on poetry
On the Web     Encyclopedia Mythica
   

"An online encyclopedia on mythology, folklore, and legends, which currently contains over 6,100 entries on gods and goddesses, heroes, legendary creatures and beings from all over the world."  Concise articles, image galleries, genealogical tables, and a handy search engine.

The Encyclopedia features two sections relevant to Latin elegy:  Greek Mythology (about deities) and Greek People (about heroes and heroines).

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