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