Life in Ancient Rome
Listed in: Classics, as CLAS-28
Luca Grillo (Sections 01, 02 and 03)
An introduction to the people of ancient Rome, their daily routines and occupations as well as their place in the developing Roman state. Topics will include religious practices, the Roman army, games, slavery, women’s lives, and Roman law. We will focus on primary sources, including literary as well as archaeological evidence, but will make use of modern representations of ancient Rome for the sake of comparison. Three class hours per week.
Spring semester. Professor Grillo.
KeywordsForeign culture taught in English
Offerings2015-16: Not offered
Other years: Offered in Spring 2009, Spring 2011