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LAT310: Cicero

Quintilian said, "For posterity, the name of Cicero has come to be regarded as the name of eloquence itself." In this course, students will read Cicero's First Oration Against Catiline and discover

Quintilian said, "For posterity, the name of Cicero has come to be regarded as the name of eloquence itself." In this course, students will read Cicero's First Oration Against Catiline and discover how the consul Cicero used his rhetorical talents to denounce the disgruntled aristocrat Catiline and thwart his conspiracy to overthrow the state.