Spring 2014 GREEK 125 001 LEC

Greek Literature of the Hellenistic and Imperial Pe...
Section: 
001 LEC
Days and Time: 
TuTh 930-11A
Room: 
479 BANCROFT LIB
Units: 
4
Instructor: 
HICKEY, T M
Final: 
10: WEDNESDAY, MAY 14, 2014 1130-230P
Enrollment: 
Limit:25 Enrolled:4 Waitlist:0 Avail Seats:21 [on Oct 2, 2014]
Note: 
Fulfills the L&S breadth requirement in Arts and Literature.
Course Description: 

This semester’s iteration of the course will focus on the prolific Syrian author Lucian, a selection of whose works we will explore in conjunction with the social and cultural phenomena of so-called Second Sophistic. Readings will include the Somnium, Apologia, De morte Peregrini, and De dea Syria. All texts will be supplied by the instructor. Principal requirements: a 15-page essay and final exam. Undergraduate prerequisites: Greek 100 and either Greek 101, 102, or 105; Greek 120 helpful.

Semester: