Aeneid

The Aeneid is an epic poem written by the Roman poet Publius Vergilius Maro, known in English simply as Virgil (70-19 BC). Divided into twelve books, the Aeneid tells the story of the Trojan hero Aeneas. After the capture and sack of Troy, Aeneas led a small group of survivors westward, eventually settling in Latium, Italy.

Virgil’s Aeneid

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Virgil’s Aeneid

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Joshua Hall, Matthew Lloyd, and Josho Brouwers talk about the epic poem Aeneid, composed by Rome’s greatest poet, Virgil.

Lavinia by Ursula K. Le Guin

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Lavinia by Ursula K. Le Guin

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Ursula K. Le Guin (1929-2018) was inspired by a myriad of different world cultures. In her twentieth novel, Lavinia, she took as inspiration Virgil’s epic poem the Aeneid.