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by Louch1970
Sun Oct 08, 2017 2:28 pm
Forum: Latin Poetry
Topic: The Bees in Virgil's Georgics IV
Replies: 3
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Re: The Bees in Virgil's Georgics IV

Thank you both for your thoughtful replies!! I am still working on my ideas. What really amazes me is having read a lot of modern critical articles on the poem, is how there can be such opposing "pessimistic" and "optimistic" readings. Surely there is room for both? Isn't Vergil highlighting the dua...
by Louch1970
Fri Sep 22, 2017 8:47 am
Forum: Latin Poetry
Topic: The Bees in Virgil's Georgics IV
Replies: 3
Views: 3655

The Bees in Virgil's Georgics IV

Hi Everyone This is my very first foray into the world of Latin here, please excuse my nerves. I am doing Honours in Latin and my tutor and I (just me - no one else is enrolled this term) are reading Books 3 and 4 of Virgil's Georgics . I have to write a 3000 word paper on a topic of my choosing and...