Medieval and Renaissance Latin


Detailed study of selections from one or more authors or genres. Selections either constitute a survey of Latin literature from late antiquity through the Renaissance, or focus on specific locations or periods (e.g. Insular Writers, or the Carolingian 'Renaissance', or the Long Twelfth Century). Authors and readings might include Augustine, Isidore of Seville, Bede, Einhard, Carolingian poetry, Hrotsvita, the Carmina Burana, Heloise and Abelard, Hildegard of Bingen, Petrarch, Lorenzo Valla, Leonardo Bruni. Topics may vary.


Prerequisite: Successful completion of at least one 300-level Latin course, or equivalent, or approval of instructor

Curriculum Codes
  • CCI
  • FL
  • ALP
  • CZ
Cross-Listed As
  • MEDREN 608S
Typically Offered
Fall and/or Spring