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Greek Mythology and Religion

Listed in: Classics, as CLAS-121

Moodle site: Course

Faculty

Rebecca H. Sinos (Section 01)

Description

A survey of the myths of the gods and heroes of ancient Greece, with a view to their original context in Greek art and literature as well as their place in Greek religion. We will give particular attention to myths that live on in Western art and literature, in order to become familiar with the stories which were part of the repertory of later artists and authors. Three class hours per week.

Limited to 75 students. Fall semester. Professor R. Sinos.

If Overenrolled: Preference will be given to students who pre-register and attend class on the first and second day.

Keywords

Attention to Writing, Transnational or World Cultures Taught in English

Offerings

2017-18: Offered in Fall 2017
Other years: Offered in Spring 2014, Fall 2016