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ROMAN LITERATURE : 

ROMAN LITERATURE

ROMAN LITERATURE : 

ROMAN LITERATURE Holds a secondary position in the classic literature of antiquity . ‘DOER” than a thinker Greatly imitative of the Greek Models Roman youths studied and learned by heart SATIRE- to attack evils in the society

MAJOR WRITERS IN ROME : 

MAJOR WRITERS IN ROME VIRGIL ( 70 -19 BC) greatest writer of Rome Aenid – the great epic of Rome The Strategem of the Wooden Horse more of subject matter and form HORACE ( 68- 6 B.C ) great lyric poet of Rome To Licinius short poems and meditative in nature Italy-” the sweetheart of the world “

MAJOR WRITERS IN ROME : 

MAJOR WRITERS IN ROME MARTIAL ( A.D 43-104) court poet more of violent satires attacking the loose morals of his time. From Bad to Worse, Playing Safe EPICTETUS Digest of the philosophers view The Enchiridion

AENID : 

AENID Begins with the adventure of Aeneas and ends with the battle for the possession of Latium Aeneas , son of Venus , the Roman goddess of beauty It begins with the burning of Troy and the massacre of men while the women and children are carried off into slavery

GREEK vs. Roman : 

GREEK vs. Roman GREEKS ROMANS Homer Illiad and Oddssey Oddysseus Great Writers Aeschylus Aristophanes Euripedes Queen Penelope Virgil Aenid Aeneas Great Writers Virgil Horace Martial Epictetus Queen Dido

The Stratagem of the Wooden Horse: The guards were slain , the gates were opened , Troy was no more . : 

The Stratagem of the Wooden Horse: The guards were slain , the gates were opened , Troy was no more . TROJANS GREEKS King Priam Hector Paris / Alexandros Andromache Briseis Cassandra Andromache Odysseus Achilles Agamemnon Menelaus Clytemnestra Helen Patroclos

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