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syllabus

Please read as many as possible of the following texts over the summer holidays:

Terence The Eunuch

Cicero, On the Orator 2.216-90

Virgil, Eclogue 4

Ovid, The Art of Love, selected passages

Seneca Apocolocyntosis

Petronius, Satyricon 48-65

Seneca Letters, 56, 57

Martial Epigrams Book 1, and further selected epigrams

Juvenal, Satires 1 and 4

Quintilian, Handbook on Oratory 6.3

Pliny the Elder, Natural History, selected passages

Suetonius, Lives of the Caesars, selected passages