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Unformatted text preview: guest to whom you would say “I would be delighted if you would come to stay on your return journey.” • Rome after Caesar’s death o Caesarans (Marc Anthony/Octavian) vs. Conspirators (Brutus, Cassius, Senators) o Cicero joined conspirators Thinks Anthony is bigger problem than Octavian (turns out to be wrong) Launches series of speeches against Marc Anthony • Marc Anthony’s step-father killed during Catiline Conspiracy o Marc Anthony wants public funeral for Caesar and reading of his will Will of Caesar leaves money and garden estate to the people People wonder at Conspirators motives Riot at funeral, Conspirators’ homes burned • People turning against the Senate...
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This note was uploaded on 04/12/2008 for the course CLA 2120 taught by Professor Eaverly during the Spring '08 term at University of Florida.
- Spring '08