Classical Studies | Rhetoric and Oratory
L426 | 27492 | Franklin


CLAS-L 426  Rhetoric and Oratory
Section 27492 / Franklin

P: One of L304, L305, L307, L308, L309, or L310. The course will be a
survey of Roman oratory and rhetorical theory from our earliest
specimens through the suasoriae and controversiae of the empire, with
emphasis on Cicero’s role in the discipline. The Auctor ad Herrenium
and sections of Quintilian’s Institutio Oratoria will be read in
English, but otherwise all reading will be in the original language.