Summary: Informed by the latest in Horatian scholarship and pedagogical expertise, Horace Selected Odes and Satire 1.9 presents twenty odes and one satire. The format includes line-by-line notes and vocabulary and a variety of enhancements, making it easily accessible to both teachers and students. Horace was a talented and innovative literary craftsman whose lyrics reveal an extraordinary facility and playfulness with the Latin language. Ancona's edition helps students begin ...show more to appreciate the nuances of Horace's poetic art.
- Unadapted Latin selections from Horatius, Opera (Teubner 1984) of 20 Odes and Satire 1.9. Selections include Satire 1.9 and Odes 1.1, 1.5, 1.9, 1.11, 1.13, 1.22, 1.23, 1.24, 1.25, 1.37, 1.38, 2.3, 2.7, 2.10, 2.14, 3.1, 3.9, 3.13, 3.30, and 4.7.
- Line-by-line notes and vocabulary on same and facing pages
- Introduction on Horace and his times
- Select bibliography
- A short introduction to each poem
- 4 maps
- Appendices on meters of the poems and poetic devices
- Separate Latin text only section (no notes or vocabulary)
- Complete vocabulary with macrons
Ronnie Ancona is the author of Time and the Erotic in Horace's Odes (1994), Writing Passion: A Catullus Reader (2004), coeditor of Gendered Dynamics in Latin Love Poetry (2005), and editor of Latin Scholarship/Latin Pedagogy (forthcoming). Her research interests include Latin lyric poetry, women in Greece and Rome, and Latin pedagogy. She is currently Professor of Classics at Hunter College and the Graduate Center (CUNY), and Director of Hunter's MA in Adolescence Education, Latin. She has been an AP* Latin Exam Reader and has conducted College Board AP* Latin workshops for teachers.
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