SYLLABUS
FALL SEMESTER 2014-15

 

Prof. Rulman | 89 Alumni Hall | 641-7269 | lrulman@anselm.edu
Office Hours: 8:30-9:20 MWF or by appointment

PURPOSE:
The purpose of this course is to survey and sample the saucy
and sometimes savage wit of Roman Satire. Through primary
readings in Horace and Juvenal, as well as select secondary.

TEXTS:
Braund, Juvenal: Satires Book I (Cambridge UP; 1996)
Freudenburg, Satires of Rome: Threatening Poses from Lucilius to Juvenal (Cambridge UP; 2001)
ebrary
Gowers, Horace: Satires Book I (Cambridge UP; 2012)
GRADING:
20%     Participation
  5%     Glossary Duty
20%     Horace Exam
20%     Juvenal Exam
15%     Synopses
20%     Paper