Latin 233: Proba

$230.00

Description: In this class we’ll be reading and discussing portions of 4th century poet Faltonia Betitita Proba’s Cento Vergilianus de laudibus Christi, a cento formed from lines of Vergil’s Aeneid, recast as an epic poem focused on Jesus.

This is an intermediate reading and discussion class. Weekly seminars will be conducted 95% in Latin.

Classes will be offered via Zoom. You’ll need decent internet, and preferably a headset or microphone and relatively quiet workspace.

Time: Mondays 7pm US Eastern Time, starting October 10th

Length: 10 weeks x 1hr

Cost: USD $230

Other details:

All classes will be recorded and available for participants to download.
Classes require a minimum number of participants to run. Classes may run with less participants, at my discretion. Any cancelled classes will be refunded in full.

Refund policy:

More than 10 days prior, 100%
Less than 10 days prior to the class, 75%
Within the first 2 weeks of class, 50%
After the first 2 weeks, a refund is not available.

 

 

Image: Miniature from a 15th-century manuscript of the De mulieribus claris by Giovanni Boccaccio

By Robinet Testard – it.wiki, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=2788051

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Description: In this class we’ll be reading and discussing portions of 4th century poet Faltonia Betitita Proba’s Cento Vergilianus de laudibus Christi, a cento formed from lines of Vergil’s Aeneid, recast as an epic poem focused on Jesus.

This is an intermediate reading and discussion class. Weekly seminars will be conducted 95% in Latin.

Classes will be offered via Zoom. You’ll need decent internet, and preferably a headset or microphone and relatively quiet workspace.

Time: Mondays 7pm US Eastern Time, starting October 10th

Length: 10 weeks x 1hr

Cost: USD $230

Other details:

All classes will be recorded and available for participants to download.
Classes require a minimum number of participants to run. Classes may run with less participants, at my discretion. Any cancelled classes will be refunded in full.

Refund policy:

More than 10 days prior, 100%
Less than 10 days prior to the class, 75%
Within the first 2 weeks of class, 50%
After the first 2 weeks, a refund is not available.

 

 

Image: Miniature from a 15th-century manuscript of the De mulieribus claris by Giovanni Boccaccio

By Robinet Testard – it.wiki, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=2788051

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