Chapter 1. The Early Republic: The Beginnings to 90 BC

  1. Stephen Harrison
  1. Sander M. Goldberg

Published Online: 29 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996683.ch2

A Companion to Latin Literature

A Companion to Latin Literature

How to Cite

Goldberg, S. M. (2005) The Early Republic: The Beginnings to 90 BC, in A Companion to Latin Literature (ed S. Harrison), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Malden, MA, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470996683.ch2

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631235293

Online ISBN: 9780470996683

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Keywords:

  • latin literature history;
  • roman epic;
  • historiography;
  • hellenism;
  • poets

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • The Beginnings

  • Roman Epic (see also Hardie, Chapter 6)

  • Historiography (cf. Kraus, Chapter 17)

  • Hellenism

  • The Status of Poets: Lucilius