Fall 2008

Readings in the European Tradition I

Listed in: European Studies, as EUST-21


Robert Doran (Section 01)


Readings and discussion of a series of related texts from Homer and Genesis to Dante: Homer’s Iliad, selected Greek tragedies, Virgil’s Aeneid, selections from the Bible, and from medieval texts. Three class hours per week. Open not only to European Studies majors but also to any student interested in the intellectual and literary development of the West, from antiquity through the Middle Ages. Required of European Studies majors. Limited to 25 students. Fall semester. Professor Doran.