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CLAS 4250/6250

Ancient Novel
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Ancient prose fiction (in English translation), including the Latin novels of Petronius and Apuleius and examples of the Greek novel. Topics include the relationship between the novel and other literary genres, the social and intellectual background of the authors, the themes of love, travel, and magic, and the novel's audience.

CLAS 1000 or CLAS 1010 or CLAS 1020 or permission of department
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Classical Culture

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