Marcus Annaeus Lucanus

Translation Fundraiser

In order for students around the world to be able to learn about history for free, we must provide content in many different languages. Donate today and help us translate so that we can make a truly global impact. Thank you!
$951 / $3000

Illustration

Dominique Chapman
by Cruccone
published on 25 September 2015
Send to Google Classroom:

Marcus Annaeus Lucanus, grandson of Seneca the Elder and nephew of Seneca the Younger, was a Roman statesman and Latin poet. Lucan was honoured with a prize at the first Neronian Games in 60 CE for a poem praising Nero and was known for the complex and historical poem Bellum Civile.

(CE 39-65)

Remove Ads

Advertisement

Cite This Work

APA Style

Cruccone, . (2015, September 25). Marcus Annaeus Lucanus. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/4081/marcus-annaeus-lucanus/

Chicago Style

Cruccone, . "Marcus Annaeus Lucanus." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified September 25, 2015. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/4081/marcus-annaeus-lucanus/.

MLA Style

Cruccone, . "Marcus Annaeus Lucanus." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 25 Sep 2015. Web. 30 Nov 2021.

Membership