Seneca in Corsica
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Published by New York University in [New York .
Written in English



  • Corsica (France),
  • France,
  • Corsica.,
  • Rome.


  • Seneca, Lucius Annaeus, ca. 4 B.C.-65 A.D. -- Homes and haunts -- France -- Corsica.,
  • Authors, Latin -- Homes and haunts -- France -- Corsica.,
  • Exiles -- France -- Corsica.,
  • Romans -- France -- Corsica.,
  • Exiles -- Rome.,
  • Corsica (France) -- Intellectual life.,
  • Corsica (France) -- Biography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statement[by] Eli Edward Burriss ...
GenreHomes and haunts, Biography.
LC ClassificationsPA6675 .B8
The Physical Object
Pagination36 p.
Number of Pages36
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6651537M
LC Control Number23001553

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  Seneca (Lucius Annaeus Seneca: 3 BCE – 65 C.E.) the Roman senator and philosopher, was exiled to Corsica from AD by the emperor Claudius having been accused of adultery with Julia Livilla, one of the sisters of the former emperor Caligula. The life of Seneca the Younger (Roman philosopher, playwright and politician) has always been very troubled. In 41 BC, the emperor Claudius, instigated by his wife Valeria Messalina, condemned him to exile in Corsica. The charge was adultery with the young Julia Livilla, sister of the former Roman emperor Caligula.   Even before accepting Agrippina’s invitation to tutor her son, Seneca had sustained a number of blows to his reputation. In AD 41, he had been banished to Corsica on a charge of adultery with 5/5. Lucius Annaeus Seneca (c. 4 BC – AD 65), also known as Seneca the Younger or simply Seneca (/ ˈ s ɛ n ɪ k ə /), was a Roman Stoic philosopher, statesman, dramatist, and—in one work—satirist from the Silver Age of Latin literature. Seneca was born in Corduba in Hispania, and raised in Rome, where he was trained in rhetoric and : Ancient philosophy.

  A good starting point in the consideration of the good life and whether or not it can be achieved without God would be to consider the life and philosophy of Seneca (the Younger) a person who pursued the idea of virtue or goodness with an unmatched zeal and whose contact with Christianity was minimal. Seneca in Corsica. [New York, New York University, ] (DLC) (OCoLC) Named Person: Lucius Annaeus Seneca; Lucius Annaeus Seneca: Material Type: Document, Thesis/dissertation, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: Eli E Burriss.   Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion Librivox Free Audiobook "Getting Geeky" w/ Miranda Janell YouTube Power Hour Podcast: YouTube, YouTube Channel, Video Marketing, YouTuber, IGTV, Erika Vieira, Video, Instagram Pages: Seneca in Corsica. [New York, New York University, ] (OCoLC) Online version: Burriss, Eli E. (Eli Edward). Seneca in Corsica. [New York, New York University, ] (OCoLC) Named Person: Lucius Annaeus Seneca; Lucius Annaeus Seneca: Material Type: Thesis/dissertation: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Eli E.