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Lynne West

on 10 October 2013

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Transcript of Martial

Publius Valerius Martials
86-103 AD
born in Bilbilis, March 1 (38-41)
in 64AD
befriended another Spanish family - Seneca
befriend important individuals who were politically opposed to Nero
What is an Epigram? A dwarfish whole;
Its body brevity, and wit its soul.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
educated in Spain
theme and inspiration
was what he learned
in his social circles
loved the urban life in Rome but also missed his homeland
a sharpened arrow of verse
Here lies my wife: here let her lie
Now she's at rest — and so am I.
he wrote 1561
relied exclusively on his patrons for financial support
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