This course draws together a selection of principal authors to provide an introduction to ancient aesthetics. Poetics and the theory of literature will be the primary concern in the first term; the theory of visual art (and particularly sculpture and painting) will be studied in the second.
This module is available in 2013/14 as a LATIN OPTION FOR Q800 Latinists ONLY.
Lecturer: Professor Andrew Laird
Advice for students taking this module in 2013/14:
The syllabus given at the link above is fully up to date, so preparation of the Latin reading prescription can begin over the summer break.