May 13, 2021  
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AUCLA 220 - Classical Foundations of Western Literature


★ 3 (fi 6) (either term, 3-0-0) A survey of classical Greek and Latin literature in translation from the pre-Homeric period up to late antiquity. This course is designed to provide students with a comprehensive overview of major classical texts that shaped European and British literature from the Middle Ages to the present. Close attention will be paid to the evolution of genres, such as the epic, the lyric, satire, and tragedy. Prerequisites: AUCLA 100 or 102. Note: Credit may be obtained for only one of AUENG 220, 320, AUCLA 220, 320.