Juvenalian Satire

The Country Mouse and the Town Mouse


You may be familiar with the next story. You’re already familiar with Juvenalian satire. This story is an example of Horatian satire.

  • Read “The Country Mouse and the Town Mouse” by another ancient Roman satirist, Horace.
  • Annotate for satirical techniques you notice.
  • Begin a Venn diagram for Juvenalian satire and Horatian satire. You will continue to add to it in the next lesson.