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Fall 2014 First-Year Seminar BC1195 section 001
LEGACY OF THE MEDITERRANEAN I

Call Number 05747
Day & Time
Location
TR 8:40am-9:55am
To be announced
Points 3
Approvals Required None
Instructor Laura E Ciolkowski
Type SEMINAR
Course Description This course investigates key intellectual moments in the rich literary history that originated in classical Greece and Rome and continues to inspire some of the world's greatest masterpieces. Close readings of works reveal how psychological and ideological paradigms, including the self and civilization, shift over time, while the historical trajectory of the course invites inquiry into the myth of progress at the heart on canonicity. Texts include Euripides, The Bacchae; the Homeric Hymn to Demeter; Homer, Odyssey; Vergil, Aeneid; Dante, Inferno; Chaucer, The Canterbury Tales; Margery Kempe, The Book of Margery Kempe; Shakespeare [selection depends on NYC theatre offerings]; Madame de Lafayette, La Princesse de Cleves.
Web Site CourseWorks
Department First-Year Seminar Program @Barnard
Enrollment 0 students as of 11:30PM Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Subject First-Year Seminar
Number BC1195
Section 001
Division Barnard College
Open To Barnard
Campus Barnard College
Section key 20143FYSB1195X001

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