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C LIT 360 B: Topics in Ancient and Medieval Literature

Meeting Time: 
MWF 9:30am - 10:20am
SMI 115
Joint Sections: 
CLAS 435 A
Catherine M Connors

Syllabus Description:

Clas 435/C Lit 360 B:
The Ancient Greek and Roman Novel 

Ancient Greek Mosaic. Woman on the left glancing toward man on the right.
The earliest prose fiction in the European tradition, these accessible and engaging 2000-year-old novels tell exciting stories of young love and adventure in a cosmopolitan and unpredictable world. Reading and discussing them offers unexpected and intimate perspectives on ancient Greek and Roman experiences of desire, resilience and religious belief. 
This course is cross-listed as Clas 435: The Ancient Novel and C Lit 360 B: Topics in Ancient and Medieval Literature
Catherine Connors, Classics
3 credits, VLPA, optional W credit available. 
Catalog Description: 
Explores topics in literature and cultures of the ancient and medieval worlds across national and regional cultures, such as particular movements, authors, genres, themes, or problems.
Department Requirements Met: 
Literature Core
GE Requirements Met: 
Visual, Literary, and Performing Arts (VLPA)
Last updated: 
October 12, 2021 - 10:22pm