11-19 Mythology at Rome

11-19 Mythology at Rome - Mythology at Rome Lecture Outline...

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Mythology at Rome Lecture Outline Classics 170 Professor Gregory A. Staley
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KEY CHARACTERS, CONCEPTS Greek divinities and their Roman equivalents: click here for a list of equivalents Janus Vesta mythos = fabula = "story" legend Three periods of Roman history: monarchy, republic and empire Augustus Livy a Roman historian who wrote a monumental history of Rome, Ab Urbe Condita , from its founding (traditionally dated to 753 BC) through the reign of Augustus in Livy's own time a classical Roman poet in Roman mythology, the god of beginnings, of the past and the future, of gates, doorways, and bridges, and of peace, traditionally depicted as having two faces. Unusually, he has no Greek counterpart. in Roman mythology, the goddess of the hearth
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Vergil a Roman historian who wrote a monumental history of Rome, Ab Urbe Condita , from its founding (traditionally dated to 753 BC) through the reign of Augustus in Livy's own time a classical Roman poet in Roman mythology, the god of beginnings, of the past and the future, of gates, doorways, and bridges, and of peace, traditionally depicted as having two faces. Unusually, he has no Greek counterpart. in Roman mythology, the goddess of the hearth
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