• Caesar at Alesia
     
    Julius Caesar at Alesia

    Third Quarter (Jan. – Apr.)

    K.     Introduction to Roman History (753 – 264 B.C.)

              1.      Regal Period (753 – 509 B.C.)

              2.      Early Republic: Patrician Era (509 – 367 B.C.)

              3.      Early Republic: Conquest of Italy (367 – 264 B.C.)

    L.     Virgil’s Aeneid

    M.     The Punic Wars (264 – 146 B.C.)

              (Scipio Africanus / Fabius Maximus /
              Cato the Censor / Scipio Aemilianus)

    N.      Roman Lyric Poets
     
    Fourth Quarter (Apr. – June)

    O.     The "Crisis of the Republic" (133 – 59 B.C.)

              1.      The Gracchi (133 – 121 B.C.)

                       (Tiberius Gracchus / Gaius Gracchus)

                 2.      Optimates and Populares (118 – 78 B.C.)

                       (Marius / Sulla)

                  3.      Age of the Dynasts (78 – 59 B.C.)

                       (Pompeius / Crassus / Cicero)

    P.      Roman Drama

    Q.     Age of Caesar (59 – 44 B.C.)

    (Caesar / Cato / Brutus)

    R.      Roman Literary Criticism and Stoicism