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  1. full name
    Publius Ovidus Naso
  2. birthday
    March 20, 43 BC
  3. birth place
    Sulmo, 90mi to east Italy
  4. education
    • oratory education
    • liberal arts
    • literary composition
  5. traveled to ___ with ___
    • with Nacer
    • Athens, Troy, Asia Minor, Sicily
  6. Why does Caesar Augustus dislike Ovid?
    • Augustus's daughter Julia had affair with son of Mark Anthony --> Ovid wrote about "act of love" instead of traditional values
    • Ovid didn't back up Caesar--> banished to Black Sea
  7. literary works
    • Amores- affair with Corinna
    • Ars Amatoria- reason for banishment
    • Metamorphoses- books about change
    • Tristia- begging to go home
    • Fasti- ceremonial/religious observations
  8. death
    at Tomi, 17 AD
  9. describe Ovid
    • gentleman with good values
    • descriptive writing style
    • well versed in literature

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