CLAS 239 A: Greece: From Ancient To Modern

Meeting Time: 
TTh 12:30pm - 2:20pm
Location: 
MGH 231
SLN: 
22033
Joint Sections: 
JSIS A 239 A
Instructor:
Alexander Hollmann

Syllabus Description:

Greece: Ancient to Modern (CLAS 239/JSIS A 239)

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Winter Quarter 2018
T Th, 12.30-2.20 at MGH 231

Instructors: Prof. Alex Hollmann (Classics, Hellenic Studies) and Dr. Nektaria Klapaki (JSIS, Hellenic Studies)

Brief course description
How are Ancient and Modern Greece connected to each other? Learn about great moments in Ancient Greek culture (tyranny and democracy, tragedy and comedy, athletics and art) and the complex ways Modern Greece has drawn on this heritage by exploring ancient and modern texts and images.
No prerequisites

Questions? email hollmann@uw.edu, nklapaki@uw.edu

Catalog Description: 
How are Ancient and Modern Greece connected to each other? Learn about great moments in Ancient Greek culture (tyranny and democracy, tragedy and comedy, athletics and art) and the complex ways Modern Greece has drawn on this heritage by exploring ancient and modern texts and images. Offered: jointly with JSIS A 239.
GE Requirements: 
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Visual, Literary, and Performing Arts (VLPA)
Credits: 
5.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
November 14, 2017 - 9:14pm