Hi, The assignment is in two parts; you should answer both parts of the assignment. You should write no more than 1000 words in total 500 words for each part. Please write out the question in full at the head of each answer. However, where a piece of text has been provided for you to comment on, please do not reproduce it.
Part 1 Cleopatra
Compare and contrast how Cleopatra is described in Book 1 Chapter 1, Reading Augustus on Cleopatra by Cassius Dio and Horace, ode how do the two passage differ in ther descriptions of Cleopatra and the threat she pose? support your answer with reference to both extracts.
The main aim of this assignment, in keeping with the learning outcomes for Classical Studies, is to test your ability to understand and interpret ancient texts. Both these passages depict Cleopatra as an enemy of Rome, and us language and dramatic imagery to make the Egyptian queen - and Egypt appear formidable and threatening. The question asks you to compare and contrast the two extracts, focusing on how they describe the Egyptian queen and the threat she poses. Please note that you should refer to both extracts in your answer, although you may find yourself writing more about one extract than the other.
Part 2 Cezanne
In what way can Cezanne's work be regarded as ground breaking Answer this question with particular reference to plate 1.3.19 Three Bathers in the AA100 Illustration book.