University of Atlantia

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Recasting Heroines: An Introduction to Ovid's Heroides

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Instructor's Kingdom: Atlantia , Time Zone:EST
University Session UA106 February 13, 2021 Course # 320
Time 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Fee
Length 1 hr Credits 1
Attendees 15/99 Room History
Course Category Literature

This class will be an introduction to the Roman poet Ovid's Heroides, the first work in the "canon" of Western Literature to feature entirely female narrative voices. We will also use it as a bridge to discussion of the ways that female narratives are changed, erased, or excluded from classical and modern media. There will be a handout provided, and you will need it in order to fully participate! Try to make sure you have it before the class starts!
Day-of-class Contact Info
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