Intro to Roman Love Elegy. Professor Jennifer Rea firstname.lastname@example.org Office Hours: W 1-4 in Dauer 142 and gladly by appointment. About the Professor. Originally from Milwaukee, Wisconsin MA from Indiana University PhD in 1999 from Wisconsin
Professor Jennifer Rea
Office Hours: W 1-4 in Dauer 142 and gladly by appointment
Original Greek poem was to a young man
Cynthia is prima but . . . .
Milanion and Atalanta
girl acts like boy, gets treated like one
Love is treated as though it is a near-fatal disease
Who is the poet’s anger aimed at?Some context for Propertius 1.1
What determines how good you can be at something? Is it talent or practice or really, really expensive coaching?
What case is fastus in 1.3? What other word does it agree with?
Who is the subject of docuit in 1.5?
What case is anno in 1.6 and why?
What is fugiendo in 1.8? How would you translate it?
What does amens (1.11) mean?
Who does saucius (1.14) modify?
What construction follows facite (1.22)?Pre-Reading Guide, Poem 1
What word does non go with (1.26)?
What verb is ira the subject of and how do you translate quae (1.28)?
What word does meum modify (1.30)?
Does the verb annuit (1.31) look familiar to you? It should, as most of you see it every day.
What form is pares (1.32)?Pre-Reading Guide Con’t