31. Teaching Roman Love Elegy

  1. Barbara K. Gold
  1. Ronnie Ancona

Published Online: 19 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118241165.ch31

A Companion to Roman Love Elegy

A Companion to Roman Love Elegy

How to Cite

Ancona, R. (2012) Teaching Roman Love Elegy, in A Companion to Roman Love Elegy (ed B. K. Gold), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118241165.ch31

Editor Information

  1. Hamilton College, USA

Author Information

  1. Hunter College, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2012
  2. Published Print: 16 APR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781444330373

Online ISBN: 9781118241165



  • pedagogy;
  • teaching Roman love elegy;
  • Latin love elegy;
  • experiencing with pedagogy and Latin;
  • approaches to elegy, changing;
  • gender studies, or “discovery of women”;
  • “Roman Elegy” or “Roman Love Elegy”;
  • Sulpicia, female poet/lover;
  • real life or the literary world;
  • approaches, to teaching Roman love elegy


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Touchstones

  • My Personal Teaching Experience

  • Some New Things to Try

  • Further Reading

  • Bibliography