GREEK 120

Herodotus
Section: 
001 LEC
Days and Time: 
TTh 12:30-1:59P
Room: 
DOEL308C
Units: 
4.0
Instructor: 
Hickey, Todd
Additional Notes: 

Fulfills the L&S breadth requirement in Arts & Literature and Historical Studies.

Course Description: 

The course is an introduction to the language, style, and reception of Herodotus’ engaging Histories. Emphasis will be given to the Egyptian logos, which will be scrutinized for its function in the work as whole and for the construction of Greek and Egyptian identities.

Prerequisites: Greek 100 and either 101, 102, or 105.

Written requirements: 2 quizzes, final exam, research paper. Principal text will be supplied by the instructor.

Semester: