Course Catalog


Greek and Roman Tragedy

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:

2018 Spring

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 10564 MWF
11:00 - 11:50 am
Barrios-Lech,Peter M01-0415
Session: Regular
Class Dates: 01/22/2018 - 05/09/2018
Capacity: 20
Enrolled: 20
Status: Closed
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites:
Course Attributes: Distribution Area: World Cultures