Reading List for Latin Ph.D. Translation Exam

Reading list for Latin Ph.D. translation exam

  • Apuleius: “Cupid and Psyche”
  • Caesar: Bellum Civile 3
  • Cicero: In Catilinam 1, 2; Pro Archia; Pro Caelio; Somnium Scipionis; De Oratore 1; De Amicitia; De Senectute
  • Horace: Epistles 1, Odes 1
  • Livy: AUC 1, 21, 22
  • Lucan: Pharsalia 7
  • Lucretius: De Rerum Natura 3
  • Ovid, Ars Amatoria 3, Metamorphoses 1-3, 5.250-11, 13
  • Plautus: Mostellaria, Miles gloriosus
  • Propertius: Book 1
  • Sallust: Catiline
  • Seneca: Oedipus, Trojan Women
  • Suetonius: “Life of Augustus”
  • Statius: Thebaid 2
  • Tacitus: Annales 1-4
  • Terence: Eunuchus, Phormio
  • Vergil: Aeneid