Our First Class

The Biographical Tradition: A Caveat:CuiDonoTiny.jpg


...the life and writings of Catullus, that imbroglio of problems where dogma and ingenuity have their habitation, where argument moves in circles, and no new passage in or out.
• Ronald Syme, Classica et Mediaevalia 17 (1956) 131.



First Readings

Carmen I: Cui dono..
Carmen II: Passer deliciae meae...
Carmen III: Lugete...
Carmen IV: Phaselus ille...