In this course, students begin reading the original prose of authors like Cicero, Caesar, Pliny, and some lesser known medieval writers. Students are introduced to the unique style of each author and are asked to comment on the rhetorical or literary devices employed in the text.
Cicero's First Catilinarian Oration
Cicero the Patriot
Selections from Caesar's De Bello Gallico
Julius Caesar the Great Dictator of Rome