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GRAD > LATIN > 603

Roman Comedy

This course focuses on readings in the comedies of Plautus and Terence. The course will entail intensive study of one representative play by each playwright; other plays will be read in English translation. Topics to be covered include: the influence of Menander and Greek New Comedy; the rise of a literary culture in second-century-BC Rome; and analysis of character, language, and plot.

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2015 Fall

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 6160 Th
05:30 PM - 08:00 PM
Barrios-Lech,Peter W02-0124
Session: Regular Academic Session
Class Dates: 09/08/2015 - 12/14/2015
Capacity: 10
Enrolled: 9
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = Graduate degree student
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