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Greek and Roman Tragedy

Description:
This course provides a survey of the tragic drama of fifth-century Athens, including the works of Aeschylus, Sophocles, and Euripides. Focus in on both artistry and social, historical and cultural context, including the interplay between the universal and the culturally specific. Performance conventions, literary genre, and the subsequent tragic tradition (especially Seneca in Rome) are also studied.

Offered in:

2017 Spring

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 13700 |
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TBD TBD
Session: Regular
Class Dates: |
Capacity: 25
Enrolled: 0
Status: Closed
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: CLSICS 300-level
Course Attributes: Distribution Area II: World Cultures