Q13. Study Questions for Lecture 14

Q13. Study Questions for Lecture 14 - attitude towards war?...

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Classics 2123: The Roman Way Spring 2008 Study Questions for Lecture 14: Virgil’s Aeneid , Books VII-XII 1. How is the battle between the Trojans and Italians in the Aeneid a civil war? What associations would such a conflict have raised in the minds of Virgil’s contemporary audience? 2. How are war and battle portrayed in the Aeneid ? Is it possible to discern the narrator’s
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Unformatted text preview: attitude towards war? 3. What is on the shield of Aeneas? What is important about the scenes? 4. What kind of a warrior is Aeneas? How is he a creature of the Homeric world? How does he represent the possibility of a new world order? 5. What is important about the final scene of the Aeneid ?...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course CLA 2123 taught by Professor Wise during the Spring '08 term at FSU.

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