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Fall 2020 Latin GR8013 section 001
Cicero, De amicitia

Call Number 14310
Day & Time
M 10:10am-12:00pm
Points 3
Grading Mode Standard
Approvals Required None
Instructor Katharina Volk
Method of Instruction On-Line Only
Course Description In this seminar, we will study Cicero's De amicitia (44 BCE), a dialogue on friendship that forms part of the author's multi-volume philosophical "encyclopedia" composed under Caesar's dictatorship.  Reading the work in the original Latin, we will consider its philosophical content; formal features; politics; and place within the larger history of friendship, at Rome and beyond.
Web Site Vergil
Department Classics
Enrollment 6 students (15 max) as of 5:05PM Wednesday, December 2, 2020
Subject Latin
Number GR8013
Section 001
Division Interfaculty
Open To Schools of the Arts, Engineering:Graduate, GSAS, SIPA, Professional Studies
Campus Morningside
Section key 20203LATN8013G001

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