Ovid's Metamorphoses is the most sophisticated and playful poem from antiquity. This unit will examine its stylistic, literary and narrative technique through the reading of either an entire book or selected passages from the whole epic. It is particularly suitable for students who are in their second or third year of Latin, but will be of interest, profit and enjoyment to anyone interested in Latin poetry.
1x2000wd Essay (45%), 1x2hr exam (45%) and participation in class discussion (10%)
12 credit points at 2000 level in LatinCo-requisites